We don't have a biography.
It is not the place, nor the condition, but the mind alone that can make anyone happy or miserable.
Live and let live is the rule of common justice.
The devil helps his servants for a season; but when they get into a pinch; he leaves them in the lurch.
It may serve as a comfort to us, in all our calamities and afflictions, that he that loses anything and gets wisdom by it is a gainer by the loss.