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
Hunger is the best pickle.
Life's Tragedy is that we get old to soon and wise too late.
To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.
Love and lordship hate companions
Those disputing, contradicting, and confuting people are generally unfortunate in their affairs. They get victory,...
The way to see by Faith is to shut the Eye of Reason.
Each year one vicious habit rooted out, in time might make the worst man good...
Excess in all other Things whatever, as well as in Meat and Drink, is also...
The best time to make friends is before you need them. Ether Barrymore
Gain may be temporary and uncertain; but ever while you live, expense is constant and...
Ill Customs & bad Advice are seldom forgotten.
We must, indeed, all hang together or, most assuredly, we shall all hang separately.
Happy's the Wooing, that's not long a doing
He is a fool who cannot be angry; but he is a wise man who...
Eat not to dullness; drink not to elevation.
Pride is said to be the last vice the good man gets clear of
He that drinks fast pays slow
Many a man thinks he is buying pleasure, when he is really selling himself to...
If you would have a faithful servant, and one that you like, serve yourself.
How few there are who have courage enough to own their faults, or resolution enough...