Beware the barrenness of a busy life.
I am the Way, the Truth, and the Life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
Turn yourself not away from three best things: Good Thought, Good Word, and Good Deed.
Do every act of your life as though it were the very last act of your life.
The mob is the mother of tyrants.
Don’t think, just do.
If a man wish to put his son out of his house, and declare before the judge: “I want to put my son out,” then the judge shall examine into his reasons. If the son be guilty of no great fault, for which he can be rightfully put out, the father shall not put him out.
The journey of a 1000 miles begins with one step.
Men should strive to think much and know little.
If a physician make a large incision with the operating knife, and kill him, or open a tumor with the operating knife, and cut out the eye, his hands shall be cut off.