He that can have Patience, can have what he will
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Observe all men; thy self most.
Are you angry that others disappoint you? remember you cannot depend upon yourself
I saw few die of hunger; of eating, a hundred thousand.
Those that won't be counseled can't be helped.
To be proud of knowledge is to be blind with light
If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.
Speak ill of no man, but speak all the good you know of everybody.
You can bear your own faults, and why not a fault in your wife?
Experience is a dear teacher, and only fools will learn from no other.
The way to see by Faith is to shut the Eye of Reason.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
We must, indeed, all hang together or, most assuredly, we shall all hang separately.
Hope of gain lessens pain.
Think how great a proportion of mankind, consists of weak and ignorant men and women,...
Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody.
A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the edges.
Beware of little expenses. A small leak will sink a great ship.
Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today.
Tricks and treachery are the practice of fools, that don't have brains enough to be...
We are more thoroughly an enlightened people, with respect to our political interests, than perhaps...