He who is taught to live upon little owes more to his father's wisdom than he who has a great deal left him does to his father's care.
Quote by William Penn
William Penn Quotes
A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously,...
For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
Passion is a sort of fever in the mind, which ever leaves us weaker than...
To have striven, to have made the effort, to have been true to certain ideals...
Knowledge is the treasure, but judgment is the treasurer of the one who is wise.
They that love beyond the world cannot be separated by it. Death cannot kill what...
Kings in this world should imitate God, their mercy should be above their works.
In marriage do thou be wise: prefer the person before money, virtue before beauty, the...
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves
Once you've accumulated sufficient knowledge to get by, you're too old to remember it.
Men must be governed by God or they will be ruled by tyrants.
Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than the arguments of its...
Wisdom is a life that knows it is living
Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
Passion is the mob of the man, that commits a riot upon his reason.
To be like Christ is to be a Christian.
Let the people think they govern and they will be governed.
Knowledge is the treasure of a wise man.
Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labor; but even supposing knowledge to be easily...
Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself...