Nothing is troublesome that we do willingly.
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He who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it much easier to do it a second and third time, till at length it becomes habitual; he tells lies without attending to it, and truth without the world’s believing him. This falsehood of the tongue leads to that of the heart, and in time depraves all its good dispositions.
Error of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left free to combat it.
When a man has cast his longing eye on offices, a rottenness begins in his conduct.
We never repent of having eaten too little.
Never put off till to-morrow what you can do to-day.