O praise His goodness with songs for thanksgiving, and meditate i

It is honour to thy nature when worthily employed; when thou dire

All are not called to the guiding of the helm of state; neither a

Presume not in prosperity, neither despair in adversity: court no

The lips of the wise are as the doors of a cabinet; no sooner are

Beware of irresolution in the intent of thy actions, beware of in

The greatest bounties given to man are, judgment and will; happy

He that giveth away his treasure wisely, giveth away his plagues:

Neither let prosperity put out the eyes of circumspection, nor ab

The earth is barren of good things where she hoardeth up treasure