Deny Self for Self's sake
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
It is remarkable that soldiers by profession, men truly and unquestionably brave, seldom advise war...
Fatigue is the best pillow
Anger is one of the sinews of the soul; he that wants it hath a...
He that waits upon fortune is never sure of a dinner.
The best thing to give to your enemy is forgiveness; to an opponent, tolerance; to...
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
Eat and drink such an exact Quantity as the Constitution of thy Body allows of,...
Want of care does us more damage than want of knowledge
Poverty often deprives a man of all spirit and virtue; it is hard for an...
My rule, in which I have always found satisfaction, is, never to turn aside in...
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
In the affairs of this world, men are saved not by faith, but by the...
An Egg to day is better than a Hen to-morrow
If you would not be forgotton as soon as you are dead and rotten, Either...
A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be...
There never was a truly great man that was not at the same time truly...
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
He that goes a borrowing goes a sorrowing.
Quick to borrow is always slow to pay.
Neither a borrower nor a lender be. For loan oft loses both itself and friend,...