How many observe Christ's birthday! How few, his precepts! O! 'tis easier to keep holidays than commandments.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
There are two ways of being happy: We must either diminish our wants or augment...
Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.
Tell a miser he's rich, and a woman she's old, you'll get no money of...
And whether you're an honest man, or whether you're a thief, depends on whose solicitor...
There never was a truly great man that was not at the same time truly...
Genius without education is like silver in the mine.
I conceive that the great part of the miseries of mankind are brought upon them...
God grant that not only the love of liberty but a thorough knowledge of the...
The best time to make friends is before you need them. Ether Barrymore
Savages we call them because their manners differ from ours.
The strictest law sometimes becomes the severest injustice.
They that will not be counseled, cannot be helped. If you do not hear reason...
For age and want save while you may, No morning sun lasts a whole day.
Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in...
Passion governs, and she never governs wisely.
Many estates are spent in the getting, since women for tea forsake spinning and knitting,...
The nearest I can make it out, Love your Enemies means, Hate your Friends
The first mistake in public business is the going into it.
The business of art is to reveal the relation between man and his environment
More business is lost every year through neglect than through any other cause.