Hope of gain lessens pain.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Drink Water, Put the Money in your Pocket, and leave the Dry-bellyach in the Punchbowl.
It is remarkable that soldiers by profession, men truly and unquestionably brave, seldom advise war...
He that composes himself is wiser than he that composes a book.
Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody.
It is much easier to suppress a first desire than to satisfy those that follow.
Each year one vicious habit rooted out, in time might make the worst man good...
Eat not to dullness; drink not to elevation.
There have been as great Souls unknown to fame as any of the most famous.
The first mistake in public business is the going into it.
Those that won't be counseled can't be helped.
He'll cheat without scruple, who can without fear
I conceive that the great part of the miseries of mankind are brought upon them...
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Waste neither time nor money, but make the best use of both. Without industry and...
Hear reason, or shell make you feel her.
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more...
We must hang together, or surely we shall hang separately.
A learned blockhead is a greater blockhead than an ignorant one.
A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the edges.
Eat to please thyself, but dress to please others.