"When men speak ill of thee, live so as nobody may believe them."
"Men of ill judgment ignore the good that lies within their hands, till they have lost it."
"Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom and a great empire and little minds go ill together."
"Speak ill of no man, but speak all the good you know of everybody."
"Music can affect for good or ill the body as well as the mind."
"They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing but sea."
"There is so much good in the worst of us, and so much bad in the best of us, that it ill behaves any of us to find fault with the rest of us."
"My little dog, he did not get ill. It is so funny that people get ill on a boat and dogs do not."
"There is nothing that so much gratifies an ill tongue as when it finds an angry heart."
"As far as I was concerned, the Depression was an ill wind that blew some good. If it hadn't occurred, my parents would have given me my college education. As it was, I had to scrabble for it."