Half a truth is often a great lie.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the edges.
Many complain of their memory, few of their judgment.
Fond pride of dress is sure a very curse
Many estates are spent in the getting, since women for tea forsake spinning and knitting,...
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
Observe all men, thyself most.
How few there are who have courage enough to own their faults, or resolution enough...
Three things are men most likely to be cheated in, a horse, a wig, and...
Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today.
In rivers and bad governments, the lightest things swim at the top
Each year one vicious habit rooted out, in time might make the worst man good...
I should have no objection to go over the same life from its beginning to...
Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.
If all printers were determined not to print anything till they were sure it would...
ords may show a mans wit but actions his meaning
Poverty often deprives a man of all spirit and virtue; it is hard for an...
Drive thy business, let not that drive thee.
When will mankind be convinced and agree to settle their difficulties by arbitration?
Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain...
If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be the greatest...