How much pain have cost us the evils which have never happened.
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Although an old man, I am but a young gardener.
That Indian swamp in the wilderness.
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.