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He that resolves to deal with none but honest men, must leave off dealing.

    Topics: Honesty, Discretion, Men

He that's cheated twice by the same man is an accomplice with the cheater.

    Topics: Honesty, Discretion

Vows made in storms are forgotten in calm.

    Topics: Honesty

Great hopes make great men.

    Topics: Hope, Men

He that hopes no good fears no ill.

    Topics: Hope

Hope is one of the principal springs that keep mankind in motion.

    Topics: Hope

If it were not for hopes, the heart would break.

    Topics: Hope, The Heart

It is always darkest just before the day dawneth.

    Topics: Hope

The frost is God's plough which he drives through every inch of ground in the world, opening each clod, and pulverizing the whole.

    Topics: Humility

Great is the difference betwixt a man's being frightened at, and humbled for his sins.

    Topics: Humility, Fear

Send your noble blood to market and see what it will bring.

    Topics: Humility

The schoolmaster deserves to be beaten himself who beats nature in a boy for a fault. And I question whether all the whippings in the world can make their parts which are naturally sluggish rise one minute before the hour nature hath appointed.

    Topics: Hypocrisy

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