How many observe Christ's birthday! How few, his precepts! O! 'tis easier to keep holidays than commandments.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
He that lives upon hope will die fasting.
To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.
Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
All who think cannot but see there is a sanction like that of religion which...
He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.
With regard to future bliss, I cannot help imagining that multitudes of the zealously orthodox...
You must not, when you have gained a victory, use any triumphing or insulting expression,...
Eat to please thyself, but dress to please others.
Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and parliaments
Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Many foxes grow gray but few grow good.
Drink does not drown care, but waters it, and makes it grow faster.
If all printers were determined not to print anything till they were sure it would...
Everybody's human-everybody makes mistakes. If you laugh it off and keep going and try to...
Little boats should keep near shore
Work as if you were to live a hundred years. Pray as if you were...
Deny Self for Self's sake
Who is the bravest hero? He who turns his enemy into a friend
If you could be either God's worst enemy or nothing, which would you choose?
A good writer possesses not only his own spirit but also the spirit of his...