If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his...
If you wou'd be reveng'd of your enemy, govern your self
Never confuse motion with action.
When befriended, remember it; when you befriend, forget it.
It is a grand mistake to think of being great without goodness and I pronounce...
A virtuous heretic shall be saved before a wicked Christian
I didn't fail the test, I just found 100 ways to do it wrong.
Most fools think they are only ignorant.
He's the best physician that knows the worthlessness of the most medicines.
Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure.
The King's cheese is half wasted in parings: But no matter, 'tis made of the...
Never take a wife till thou hast a house (and a fire) to put her...
Where liberty dwells, there is my country.
Trusting too much to others' care is the ruin of many
To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.
If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it from...
Hear reason, or she'll make you feel her.
Since thou are not sure of a minute, throw not away an hour.
A good conscience is a continual Christmas.
He that waits upon fortune, is never sure of a dinner.