For having lived long, I have experienced many instances of being obliged, by better information or fuller consideration, to change opinions, even on important subjects, which I once thought right but found to be otherwise.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Let honesty and industry be thy constant companions, and spend one penny less than thy...
We may give advice but we cannot give conduct.
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
Take Courage, Mortal; Death can't banish thee out of the Universe.
Even peace may be purchased at too high a price.
Promises may fit the friends, but non-performance will turn them into enemies.
There's many witty men whose brains can't fill their bellies.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain, and most fools do.
He that lives upon hope will die fasting
Nothing gives an author so much pleasure as to find his works respectfully quoted by...
Deny Self for Self's sake
Little boats should keep near shore
If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins
If you would be loved, love and be lovable.
Faith is confirmed by the heart, confessed by the tongue, and acted upon by the...
Keep flax from fire, youth from gaming
Poverty wants some things, Luxury many things, Avarice all things
If you have time don't wait for time
Years wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul.
Space is to place as eternity is to time.