God grant that not only the love of liberty but a thorough knowledge of the rights of man may pervade all the nations of the earth, so that a philosopher may set his foot anywhere on its surface and say:…
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
The world is full of fools and faint hearts; and yet everyone has courage enough...
It is the eye of other people that ruin us. If I were blind I...
The worst wheel of the cart makes the most noise.
They that will not be counseled, cannot be helped. If you do not hear reason...
He'll cheat without scruple, who can without fear
Do good to your friends to keep them, to your enemies to win them.
Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad...
Read much, but not many books.
A learned blockhead is a greater blockhead than an ignorant one.
Remember that credit is money
If Pride leads the Van, Beggary brings up the Rear
When you're finished changing, you're finished.
Pollio, who values nothing that's within, Buys books as men hunt Beavers, -- for their...
The nearest I can make it out, Love your Enemies means, Hate your Friends
Gain may be temporary and uncertain; but ever while you live, expense is constant and...
He that drinks fast pays slow
Everybody's human-everybody makes mistakes. If you laugh it off and keep going and try to...
To be nobody but yourself in a world that's doing its best to make you...
No man fails who does his best.
Mistakes are the portals of discovery.
You can't always get what you want, but if you try sometimes, you might find,...