Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
To be proud of knowledge is to be blind with light
God heals and the doctor takes the fee.
Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody.
Those have a short Lent, who owe money to be paid at Easter.
Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in...
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards.
Marriage is the most natural state of man, and... the state in which you will...
Pollio, who values nothing that's within, Buys books as men hunt Beavers, -- for their...
He that can compose himself, is wiser than he that composes books
The thrifty maxim of the wary Dutch, Is to save all the Money they can...
Idleness is the Dead Sea that swallows all virtues
He'll cheat without scruple, who can without fear
Sin is not hurtful because it is forbidden, but it is forbidden because it is...
Fools need advice most, but wise men only are the better for it.
Content makes poor men rich; discontent makes rich men poor.
Pride is as loud a beggar as want, and a great deal more saucy
He that falls in love with himself will have no rivals.
For what is love itself, for the one we love best? - an enfolding of...
Self-love is not opposed to the love of other people. You cannot really love yourself...