'Tis easier for the generous to forgive, than for offence to ask it.
Tis Easier Ask
Health is the vital principle of bliss, and exercise, of health.
Ingratitude is treason to mankind.
Peace is the happy natural state of man; war is corruption and disgrace.
State Natural State
More firm and sure the hand of courage strikes, when it obeys the watchful eye of caution.
Statues and pictures and verse may be grand, But they are not the Life for which they stand.
Life Verse Pictures
The world rolls round forever like a mill; it grinds out death and life and good and ill; it has no purpose, heart or mind or will.
But who can paint like Nature? Can imagination boast, amid its gay creation, hues like hers?
Creation Who Imagination
For life is but a dream whose shapes return, some frequently, some seldom, some by night and some by day.
Life Dream Seldom
Rule, Britannia, rule the waves; Britons never will be slaves.
Will Never Britons
That which makes people dissatisfied with their condition, is the chimerical idea they form of the happiness of others.
People Dissatisfied Idea
I think a bishop who doesn't give offence to anyone is probably not a good bishop.