Friends are thieves of time.
Quote by Francis Bacon
The joys of parents are secret, and so are their grieves and fears.
Small amounts of philosophy lead to atheism, but larger amounts bring us back to God.
It is a certain sign of a wise government and proceeding that it can hold...
Friendship increases in visiting friends, but in visiting them seldom.
The place of justice is a hallowed place.
He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune; for they are impediments...
If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.
For a crowd is not company; and faces are but a gallery of pictures; and...
Fashion is only the attempt to realize art in living forms and social intercourse.
People usually think according to their inclinations, speak according to their learning and ingrained opinions,...
Truth emerges more readily from error than from confusion.
To be free minded and cheerfully disposed at hours of meat and sleep and of...
Who questions much, shall learn much, and retain much.
It is as hard and severe a thing to be a true politician as to...
Studies perfect nature and are perfected still by experience.
Acorns were good until bread was found.
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.
If money be not thy servant, it will be thy master. The covetous man cannot...
If you give money, spend yourself with it.
Visit with your predecessors from previous Administrations. They know the ropes and can help you...