Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and parliaments
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain and most fools do.
Content makes poor men rich; discontent makes rich men poor.
Proclaim not all thou knowest
If Pride leads the Van, Beggary brings up the Rear
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, and half-shut afterwards.
Creditors have better memories than debtors; creditors are a superstitious sect, great observers of set...
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Setting too good an example is a kind of slander seldom forgiven
Originality is the art of concealing your sources
A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the edges.
Idleness is the Dead Sea that swallows all virtues
Nothing's so apt to undermine your confidence in a product as knowing that the commercial...
Games lubricate the body and the mind.
Write injuries in dust, benefits in marble.
If you would have a faithful servant, and one that you like, serve yourself.
He that falls in love with himself will have no rivals.
Wealth is not his that has it, but his that enjoys it.
Trouble knocked on the door, but, hearing laughter, hurried away.
Laughter and tears are meant to turn the wheels of the same machinery of sensibility;...
Who knows the heart of the Christian? How does he reason? What are his measures...