(1) To make good use of life.one should
have in youth the experience of advanced years,and in old age the vigor of youth.
(2) He who purposes to be an author, should
first be a student.
(3) Law makers should
not be law breakers.
(4) Multitude of years should
(5) He should
have a long spoon that sups with the devil.
(6) Never trust another what you should
(7) Love as in time to come you should
hate, and hate as you should in time to come, love.
(8) Friendship should
not be all on one side.
(9) He who receives a benefit should
never forget it; he who bestows one should never remember it.
(10) We should
so live and labor in our time that what came to us as seed may go to the next generation as blossom[sentencedict.com/should.html], and what came to us as blossom may go to them as fruit. This is what we mean by progress.
(11) We should
push our work, the work should not push us.
(12) If you wish to succeed, you should
use persistence as your good friend, experience as your reference, prudence as your brother and hope as your sentry.
(13) He who sups with the Devil should
have a long spoon.
(14) We should
never remember the benefit we have offered nor forget the favour received.
(15) Honesty and diligence should
be your eternal mates.
(16) We should
weep for men at their birth and not a t their death.
(17) Master should
be soetimes blind and sometimes deaf.
(18) A wooer should
open his ears more than his eyes.
(19) One should
eat to live, not live to eat.
(20) He who spends more than he should
, shall not have to spare when he would.
(21) Dirty linen should
be washed at home.
(22) Love should
not be all on one side.
(23) He who laughs at crooked men should
need walk very straight.
(24) A fox should
not be of the jury at a goose’s trial.
(25) Don’t put off till tomorrow what should
be done today.
(26) Liars should
[ought to] have good memories.
(27) He that walks with wise men should
(28) The laws of Nature, that is to say the laws of God, plainly made every human being a law unto himself, we must steadfastly refuse to obey those laws, and we must as steadfastly stand by the conventions which ignore them, since the statutes furnish us peace, fairly good government and stability, and therefore are better for us than the laws of God, which would soon plunge us into confusion and disorder and anarchy if we should
(29) It is impossible that a man who is false to his friends should
be true to his country.
(30) The people may safely be trusted to hear everything true and false, and to form a correct judgment,Were it fall to me to decide whether we should
have a government without newspapers of newspapers without a government, I should not hesitate a moment to prefer the latter.