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
Be sober and temperate, and you will be healthy.
To the generous mind the heaviest debt is that of gratitude, when it is not...
God helps those who help themselves.
Our necessities never equal our wants.
Words may show a man's wit but actions his meaning
At 20 years of age the will reigns; at 30 the wit; at 40 the...
Those who desire to give up freedom in order to gain security will not have,...
Without justice, courage is weak.
Many complain of their memory, few of their judgment.
We must hang together, or surely we shall hang separately.
He that's secure is not safe.
The best thing to give to your enemy is forgiveness; to an opponent, tolerance; to...
Friends and neighbors, the taxes are indeed very heavy, and if those laid on by...
Believe none of what you hear and half of what you see.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Beauty and folly are old companions.
The doors of wisdom are never shut.
I think vital religion has always suffered when orthodoxy is more regarded than virtue. The...
That the Jews assumed a right exclusively to the benefits of God will be a...
A normal person prays to God, 'Don't give me problems.' but a great person prays...
Religion is no more possible without prayer than poetry without language, or music without atmosphere