I have met the enemy, and it is the eyes of other people.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
It is only when the rich are sick that they fully feel the impotence of...
Who had deceived thee so often as thyself?
He that can compose himself, is wiser than he that composes books
Than that of defrauding the government.
Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.
Everybody's human-everybody makes mistakes. If you laugh it off and keep going and try to...
Lend money to an enemy, and thou will gain him, to a friend and thou...
Don't judge men's wealth or godliness by their Sunday appearance.
Believe none of what you hear and half of what you see.
To lengthen thy life, lessen thy meals.
Read much, but not many books.
Fear not death for the sooner we die, the longer we shall be immortal.
Gain may be temporary and uncertain; but ever while you live, expense is constant and...
At 20 years of age the will reigns; at 30 the wit; at 40 the...
Grief for a dead Wife, and a troublesome Guest, Continues to the threshold, and there...
As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle...
We must, indeed, all hang together or, most assuredly, we shall all hang separately.
If you desire many things, many things will seem few.
When befriended, remember it; when you befriend, forget it.
Those disputing, contradicting, and confuting people are generally unfortunate in their affairs. They get victory,...