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
He that has done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another,...
God works wonders now and then; behold a lawyer, an honest man.
Each year one vicious habit discarded, in time might make the worst of us good.
Creditors have better memories than debtors; creditors are a superstitious sect, great observers of set...
If you would have a faithful servant, and one that you like, serve yourself.
Life's Tragedy is that we get old to soon and wise too late.
Industry, perseverance, and frugality make fortune yield.
And whether you're an honest man, or whether you're a thief, depends on whose solicitor...
Pride that dines on vanity, sups on contempt
He that sells upon trust, loses many friends, and always wants money.
He that won't be counseled can't be helped.
The most exquisite folly is made of wisdom too fine spun
He that would live in peace and at ease must not speak all he knows...
Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and governments.
Believe none of what you hear and half of what you see.
We may give advice but we cannot give conduct
Wealth is not his that has it, but his that enjoys it.
To err is human, to repent divine, to persist devilish
To avoid situations in which you might make mistakes may be the biggest mistake of...
We make our discoveries through our mistakes: we watch one another's success: and where there...