Content makes poor men rich; discontent makes rich men poor.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Being Content Quotes
Beware the hobby that eats.
To the generous mind the heaviest debt is that of gratitude, when it is not...
Setting too good an example is a kind of slander seldom forgiven
Drink Water, Put the Money in your Pocket, and leave the Dry-bellyach in the Punchbowl.
He that speaks much, is much mistaken.
He that goes a borrowing goes a sorrowing.
The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.
It is much easier to suppress a first desire than to satisfy those that follow.
Tell a miser he's rich, and a woman she's old, you'll get no money of...
Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in...
Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.
A good example is the best sermon.
Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise
There was never a good war, or a bad peace.
It is a grand mistake to think of being great without goodness and I pronounce...
If you'd have it done, Go: if not, Send
They that will not be counseled, cannot be helped. If you do not hear reason...
For age and want save while you may, No morning sun lasts a whole day.
When I was born I was so surprised I didn't talk for a year and...
You live in the age of interdependence. Borders don't count for much or stop much,...
I was so poor growing up...if I wasn't a boy...I'd have nothing to play with.