How many observe Christ's birthday! How few, his precepts! O! 'tis easier to keep holidays than commandments.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed.
If you would know the value of money, go and try to borrow some.
How few there are who have courage enough to own their faults, or resolution enough...
Human felicity is produced not as much by great pieces of good fortune that seldom...
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Eat and drink such an exact Quantity as the Constitution of thy Body allows of,...
The doors of wisdom are never shut.
There are three great friends: an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
The best of all medicines is resting and fasting
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
I didn't fail the test, I just found 100 ways to do it wrong.
Work while it is called today, for you know not how much you will be...
Half a truth is often a great lie.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
To be proud of knowledge is to be blind with light
He'll cheat without scruple, who can without fear
If Pride leads the Van, Beggary brings up the Rear
Games lubricate the body and the mind.
Primates will continue to play social games without the least insight into what is killing...
Intelligence and war are games, perhaps the only meaningful games left. If any player becomes...
The real purpose of books is to trap the mind into doing its own thinking.
When should a college athlete turn pro? Not until he has earned all he can...