1. The sting of a reproach is the truth of it.
2. He that does what he should not, shall feel what he would not.
3. All mankind are beholden to him that is kind to the good.
4. It’s the easiest thing in the world for a man to deceive himself.
5. It’s easier to prevent bad habits than to break them.
6. How few there are who have courage enough to own their faults. or resolution enough to mend them!
7. Trick and treachery are the practice if fools;they have not wit enough to be honest.
8. Let our fathers and grandfathers be valued for their goodness, ourselves for our own.
9. Thirst after desert, not reward.
10. If thou injure conscience, it will have its revenge on thee.