Happiness consists more in the small conveniences of pleasures that occur every day, than in great pieces of good fortune that happen but seldom to a man in the course of his life.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
There are three faithful friends - an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind...
Savages we call them because their manners differ from ours.
Wealth is not his that has it, but his that enjoys it.
If you would be loved, love, and be loveable.
Deny Self for Self's sake
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
He that waits upon fortune, is never sure of a dinner.
Gain may be temporary and uncertain; but ever while you live, expense is constant and...
We may give advice but we cannot give conduct
To lengthen thy life, lessen thy meals.
Again, He that sells upon Credit, asks a Price for what he sells, equivalent to...
There never was a good war or a bad peace.
Where there is marriage without love, there will be love without marriage.
To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.
Time is money.
A word to the wise is enough
Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new...
Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain...
The worst wheel of the cart makes the most noise.