The wailing owl Screams solitary to the mournful moon.
Affliction is the wholesome soil of virtue, where patience, honor, sweet humility, and calm fortitude, take root and strongly flourish.
True valor, on virtue founded strong, meets all events alike.
Uncertainty! fell demon of our fears! The human soul that can support despair, supports not thee.
A sovereign's great example forms a people; the public breast is noble or vile as he inspires it.