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
Right is right, even if everyone is against it; and wrong is wrong, even if...
Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. Authority is for...
Much reading is an oppression of the mind, and extinguishes the natural candle, which is...
A wise neuter joins with neither, but uses both as his honest interest leads him
Right is right, even if everyone is against it, and wrong is wrong, even if...
O Lord, help me not to despise or oppose what I do not understand.
Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.
True godliness does not turn men out of the world, but enables them to live...
Knowledge is the treasure of a wise man.
To do evil that good may come of it is for bunglers in politics as...
If thou wouldn't conquer thy weakness thou must not gratify it.
They have a right to censure that have a heart to help.
Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.
Time is what we want most, but... what we use worst.
Men are generally more careful of the breed of their horses and dogs than of...
Men must be governed by God or they will be ruled by tyrants.
He that does good for good's sake seeks neither paradise nor reward, but he is...
Justice is the insurance which we have on our lives and property. Obedience is the...
To be like Christ is to be a Christian.
Sense shines with a double luster when it is set in humility. An able yet...