-Although men are accused of not knowing their own weakness, yet perhaps few know their own strength. It is in men as in soils, where sometimes there is a vein of gold which the owner knows not of.
-May you live all the days of your life.
-When a true genius appears in the world, you may know him by this sign, that the dunces are all in confederacy against him.
-No wise man ever wished to be younger.
-Vision is the art of seeing the invisible.
-It is useless to attempt to reason a man out of a thing he was never reasoned into.