He that can compose himself, is wiser than he that composes books.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Are you angry that others disappoint you? remember you cannot depend upon yourself
Anger is one of the sinews of the soul; he that wants it hath a...
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
If you'd lose a troublesome Visitor, lend him Money.
Trouble springs from idleness, and grievous toil from needless ease.
In the affairs of this world, men are saved not by faith, but by the...
Drink Water, Put the Money in your Pocket, and leave the Dry-bellyach in the Punchbowl.
The best of all medicines is resting and fasting
Waste neither time nor money, but make the best use of both. Without industry and...
I look upon death to be as necessary to our constitution as sleep. We shall...
No man ever was glorious, who was not laborious.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind...
Many estates are spent in the getting, since women for tea forsake spinning and knitting,...
Many a man thinks he is buying pleasure, when he is really selling himself to...
Work while it is called today, for you know not how much you will be...
He is a fool who cannot be angry; but he is a wise man who...
Where there's marriage without love, there will be love without marriage
Be neither silly, nor cunning, but wise
Law is intelligence, whose natural function it is to command right conduct and forbid wrongdoing
Intelligence is quickness in seeing things as they are.