not to dullness. Drink not to elevation.
||Silence: Speak not
but what may benefit others or yourself. Avoid trifling conversation.
||Order: Let all your
things have their places. Let each part of your business have its time.
to perform what you ought. Perform without fail what you resolve.
no expense but to do good to others or yourself: i.e., Waste nothing.
||Industry: Lose no
time. Be always employed in something useful. Cut off all unnecessary actions.
||Sincerity: Use no
hurtful deceit. Think innocently and justly; and if you speak, speak accordingly.
||Justice: Wrong none by doing injuries, or omitting the benefits that are your duty.
extremes. Forbear resenting injuries so much as you think they deserve.
no uncleanness in body, clothes, or habitation.
not disturbed at trifles, or at accidents common or unavoidable.
use venery but for health or offspring; never to dullness, weakness, or the injury
of your own or another's peace or reputation.
Jesus and Socrates.