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
Each year one vicious habit discarded, in time might make the worst of us good.
A penny saved is a penny earned.
It is remarkable that soldiers by profession, men truly and unquestionably brave, seldom advise war...
Ill Customs & bad Advice are seldom forgotten.
Tricks and treachery are the practice of fools, that don't have brains enough to be...
When you're finished changing, you're finished.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.
As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle...
He that has done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another,...
Anger is one of the sinews of the soul; he that wants it hath a...
Sell not virtue to purchase wealth, nor liberty to purchase power.
There are three great friends: an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
Sin is not hurtful because it is forbidden, but it is forbidden because it is...
Do good to thy friend to keep him, to thy enemy to gain him.
There is no little enemy
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind...
Money never made a man happy yet, nor will it. The more a man has,...
Money is a handmaiden if thou knowest how to use it; a mistress if thou...
Money is the power of the impotent