He that can compose himself, is wiser than he that composes books.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Many estates are spent in the getting, since women for tea forsake spinning and knitting,...
Hunger is the best pickle.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
Drink does not drown care, but waters it, and makes it grow faster.
Words may show a man's wit but actions his meaning
Read much, but not many books.
Kill no more pigeons than you can eat.
The first mistake in public business is the going into it.
The eye of the master will do more work than both his hands.
A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.
He that waits upon fortune is never sure of a dinner.
Nothing is more fatal to health than an over care of it.
He that is of the opinion money will do everything may well be suspected of...
The most exquisite folly is made of wisdom too fine spun
Everybody's human-everybody makes mistakes. If you laugh it off and keep going and try to...
Write your injuries in dust, your benefits in marble.
Some are weather-wise, some are otherwise.
Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and parliaments
Idleness is only a coarse name for my infinite capacity for living in the present.
It has been said that idleness is the parent of mischief, which is very true;...
I came into the world a Jew, and although I did not live my life...