What science can there be more noble, more excellent, more useful for men, more admirably high and demonstrative than mathematics.
An undutiful daughter will prove an unmanageable wife.
If you want a thing done, go. If not, send.
If you would keep a secret from an enemy, do not tell it to a friend.
Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.
The most exquisite folly is made of wisdom spun too fine.
There never was a good war, or a bad peace.
Three may keep a secret if two of them are dead.
Man is a tool-making animal
All mankind is divided into three classes: those who are immovable, those who are movable; and those who move.