I place no hope in my strength, nor in my works: but all my confidence is in God my protector, who never abandons those who have put all their hope and thought in him.
The remedy for thirst? It is the opposite of the one for a dog bite: run always after a dog, he'll never bite you; drink always before thirst, and it will never overtake you.
If the skies fall, one may hope to catch larks.
I drink no more than a sponge.
To good and true love fear is forever affixed.
I won't undertake war until I have tried all the arts and means of peace.
When undertaking marriage, everyone must be the judge of his own thoughts, and take counsel from himself.