Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you'll understand what little chance you have in trying to change others.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Rules to find out a fit Measure of Meat and Drink.
There are three things extremely hard: steel, a diamond, and to know one's self.
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He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.
The most exquisite folly is made of wisdom too fine spun
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He who multiplies riches multiplies cares.
How many observe Christ's birthday! How few, his precepts! O! 'tis easier to keep holidays...
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards.
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more...
Where liberty dwells, there is my country.
With regard to future bliss, I cannot help imagining that multitudes of the zealously orthodox...
Idleness is the Dead Sea that swallows all virtues
There's small Revenge in Words, but Words may be greatly revenged
He that waits upon a fortune, is never sure of a dinner.
Wars are not paid for in wartime, the bill comes later.
Never praise your Cider, Horse, or Bedfellow
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The one thing people are the most liberal with, is their advice.
The best advice one can offer to both press and public is the suggestion Ronald...