Believe none of what you hear and half of what you see.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Life's Tragedy is that we get old to soon and wise too late.
Eat to please thyself, but dress to please others.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
He that drinks fast pays slow
Fear not death for the sooner we die, the longer we shall be immortal.
Keep flax from fire, youth from gaming
Write injuries in dust, benefits in marble.
It is much easier to suppress a first desire than to satisfy those that follow.
Energy and persistence conquer all things.
Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.
There is no kind of dishonesty into which otherwise good people more easily and frequently...
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?
Pollio, who values nothing that's within, Buys books as men hunt Beavers, -- for their...
Three removes are as bad as a fire
There are three faithful friends - an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
Each year one vicious habit rooted out, in time might make the worst man good...
Where there is marriage without love, there will be love without marriage.
Work as if you were to live a hundred years. Pray as if you were...
Conservatism discards Prescription, shrinks from Principle, disavows Progress; having rejected all respect for antiquity, it...
Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard...