Each year one vicious habit rooted out, in time might make the worst man good throughout.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Three can keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
A learned blockhead is a greater blockhead than an ignorant one.
Take Courage, Mortal; Death can't banish thee out of the Universe.
The King's cheese is half wasted in parings: But no matter, 'tis made of the...
Those who govern, having much business on their hands, do not generally like to take...
A full belly makes a dull brain
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?
And whether you're an honest man, or whether you're a thief, depends on whose solicitor...
There will be sleeping enough in the grave
Rather go to bed with out dinner than to rise in debt.
Those that won't be counseled can't be helped.
Beware of little expenses. A small leak will sink a great ship.
Constant dropping wears away stones
There is no kind of dishonesty into which otherwise good people more easily and frequently...
Be neither silly, nor cunning, but wise
Those disputing, contradicting, and confuting people are generally unfortunate in their affairs. They get victory,...
Creditors have better memories than debtors.
Borrowed garments never fit well.
Loans and debts make worry and frets.
When the day is over it once again proves that time waits for no one...