"Conscience is the sentinel of virtue."
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"Act well at the moment, and you have performed a good action for all eternity."
"He can feel no little wants who is in pursuit of grandeur."
"You are not very good if you are not better than your best friends imagine you to be."
"Action, looks, words, steps, form the alphabet by which you may spell character."
"Stubbornness is the strength of the weak."
"To know yourself you have only to set down a true statement of those that ever loved or hated you."
"Trust him not with your secrets, who, when left alone in your room, turns over your papers."
"The public seldom forgive twice."
"Airs of importance are the credentials of impotence."
"He submits to be seen through a microscope, who suffers himself to be caught in a fit of passion."
"Who makes quick use of the moment is a genius of prudence."
"The great rule of moral conduct is next to God, respect time."
"There are three classes of men; the retrograde, the stationary and the progressive."
"Have you ever seen a pedant with a warm heart?"
"Him, who incessantly laughs in the street, you may commonly hear grumbling in his closet."
"Beware of him who hates the laugh of a child."
"The jealous are possessed by a mad devil and a dull spirit at the same time."
"Intuition is the clear concept of the whole at once."
"Say not you know another entirely till you have divided an inheritance with him."
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