He that sells upon trust, loses many friends, and always wants money.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Hide not your talents. They for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?
Read much, but not many books.
Hope of gain lessens pain.
Any society that would give up a little liberty to gain a little security will...
Three things are men most likely to be cheated in, a horse, a wig, and...
Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his...
Trouble springs from idleness, and grievous toil from needless ease.
Write your injuries in dust, your benefits in marble.
Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure.
Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.
Happy's the Wooing, that's not long a doing
All wars are follies, very expensive and very mischievous ones.
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed.
He that drinks fast pays slow
Education begins with life.
Kill no more pigeons than you can eat.
Vice knows she's ugly, so puts on her maskVice knows she's ugly, so puts on...
With regard to future bliss, I cannot help imagining that multitudes of the zealously orthodox...
Most of us believe in trying to make other people happy only if they can...
Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness, but it is greatness.