1. 10

    It is not truth, but opinion that can travel the world without a passport.

    9
  2. 9

    Hatreds are the cinders of affection.

    11
  3. 8

    [It is a basic principle of a tyrant] to unarm his people of weapons, money and all means whereby they resist his power.

    12
  4. 7

    So the heart be right, it is no matter which way the head lieth.

    13
  5. 6

    The most divine light only shineth on those minds which are purged from all worldly dross and human uncleanliness.

    19
  6. 5

    But it is hard to know them from friends, they are so obsequious and full of protestations; for a wolf resembles a dog, so doth a flatterer a friend.

    20
  7. 4

    But true love is a durable fire, In the mind ever burning, Never sick, never old, never dead, From itself never turning.

    24
  8. 3

    If all the world and love were young, And truth in every shepherd's tongue, These pretty pleasures might me move To live with thee, and be thy love.

    27
  9. 2

    But from this earth, this grave, this dust, My God shall raise me up, I trust.

    42
  10. 1

    Talking much is a sign of vanity, for the one who is lavish with words is cheap in deeds.

    59
  11. Last Update: 6 February 2023

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