Men will bear many things from a kept mistress, which they would not bear from a wife.
The life of a good man is a continual warfare with his passions.
A beautiful woman must expect to be more accountable for her steps, than one less attractive.
The laws were not made so much for the direction of good men, as to circumscribe the bad.
Necessity may well be called the mother of invention but calamity is the test of integrity.