Friends and neighbors, the taxes are indeed very heavy, and if those laid on by the government were the only ones we had to pay, we might more easily discharge them; but we have many others, and much more grievous…
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Fools need advice most, but wise men only are the better for it.
Excess in all other Things whatever, as well as in Meat and Drink, is also...
We may give advice but we cannot give conduct
Nothing is more fatal to health than an over care of it.
Sin is not hurtful because it is forbidden, but it is forbidden because it is...
Where there is marriage without love, there will be love without marriage.
Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time; for that's the stuff life is...
To err is human, to repent divine, to persist devilish
No man ever was glorious, who was not laborious.
Love and lordship hate companions
A penny saved is a penny earned.
Some are weather-wise, some are otherwise.
Up, sluggard, and waste not life; in the grave will be sleeping enough.
To lengthen thy life, lessen thy meals.
There are 3 faithful friends, an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
What one relishes, nourishes
Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you'll understand what little chance you...
Pride is as loud a beggar as want, and a great deal more saucy
'You come of the Lord Adam and the Lady Eve,' said Aslan. 'And that is...
Nothing has been purchased more dearly than the little bit of reason and sense of...