A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be sleeping enough in the grave.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Fond pride of dress is sure a very curse
Who had deceived thee so often as thyself?
He that displays too often his wife and his wallet is in danger of having...
Eat to please thyself, but dress to please others.
To the generous mind the heaviest debt is that of gratitude, when it is not...
He that composes himself is wiser than he that composes a book.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Grief for a dead Wife, and a troublesome Guest, Continues to the threshold, and there...
If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins
Sell not virtue to purchase wealth, nor liberty to purchase power.
Those who govern, having much business on their hands, do not generally like to take...
Our necessities never equal our wants
There have been as great Souls unknown to fame as any of the most famous.
Energy and persistence conquer all things.
Where there's marriage without love, there will be love without marriage
Force shites upon Reason's Back.
The world is full of fools and faint hearts; and yet everyone has courage enough...
Courage is doing what you're afraid to do. There can be no courage unless you're...
If we're growing, we're always going to be out of our comfort zone.
Democracy is hypocrisy without limitation.
Humor is perhaps a sense of intellectual perspective: an awareness that some things are really...
I have been driven many times to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I...