There is no lighter burden, nor more agreeable, than a pen.
Francesco Petrarch Quotes
Books have led some to learning and others to madness.
Rarely do great beauty and great virtue dwell together.
Who over-refines his argument brings himself to grief.
Five great enemies to peace inhabit within us; avarice, ambition, envy, anger and pride. If those enemies were to be banished, we should infallibly enjoy perpetual peace.