I conceive that the great part of the miseries of mankind are brought upon them by false estimates they have made of the value of things.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Observe all men; thy self most.
Nothing is more fatal to health than an over care of it.
No gains without pains.
Happy's the Wooing, that's not long a doing
If you would be loved, love and be lovable.
In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.
He that lives upon hope will die fasting
He that displays too often his wife and his wallet is in danger of having...
The best thing to give to your enemy is forgiveness; to an opponent, tolerance; to...
Games lubricate the body and the mind.
I think vital religion has always suffered when orthodoxy is more regarded than virtue. The...
Work as if you were to live a hundred years. Pray as if you were...
When you're finished changing, you're finished.
Having been poor is no shame, but being ashamed of it, is.
It is a grand mistake to think of being great without goodness and I pronounce...
Many foxes grow gray but few grow good.
Marriage is the most natural state of man, and... the state in which you will...
You and I were long friends : you are now my enemy, and I am...
There is no more somber enemy of good art than the pram in the hall
The best way to get along is never to forgive an enemy or forget a...