Ill Customs & bad Advice are seldom forgotten.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Many a man thinks he is buying pleasure, when he is really selling himself to...
Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.
Little strokes fell great oaks.
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed.
I hope... that mankind will at length, as they call themselves reasonable creatures, have reason...
We may give advice but we cannot give conduct
Believe none of what you hear and half of what you see.
Hear reason, or shell make you feel her.
Necessity never made a good bargain.
I look upon death to be as necessary to our constitution as sleep. We shall...
Take time for all things: great haste makes great waste.
Our necessities never equal our wants
The world is full of fools and faint hearts; and yet everyone has courage enough...
Drive thy business, let not that drive thee.
There have been as great Souls unknown to fame as any of the most famous.
Fatigue is the best pillow
You can bear your own faults, and why not a fault in your wife?
God grant that not only the love of liberty but a thorough knowledge of the...
God was satisfied with his own work, and that is fatal.
God helps those who persevere.