Justice is the insurance which we have on our lives and property. Obedience is the premium which we pay for it.
Quote by William Penn
William Penn Quotes
To do evil that good may come of it is for bunglers in politics as...
Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform.
Once you've accumulated sufficient knowledge to get by, you're too old to remember it.
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.
Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
They that love beyond the world cannot be separated by it. Death cannot kill what...
Passion is a sort of fever in the mind, which ever leaves us weaker than...
The Humble, Meek, Merciful, Just, Pious and Devout Souls, are everywhere of one religion; and...
A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously,...
Time is what we want most, but... what we use worst.
To be like Christ is to be a Christian.
Avoid popularity; it has many snares, and no real benefit.
Men are generally more careful of the breed of their horses and dogs than of...
Right is right, even if everyone is against it, and wrong is wrong, even if...
Kings in this world should imitate God, their mercy should be above their works.
Love grows. Lust wastes by Enjoyment, and the Reason is, that one springs from an...
Force may subdue, but love gains, and he that forgives first wins the laurel.
For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
A good End cannot sanctify evil Means; nor must we ever do Evil, that Good...
Men must be governed by God or they will be ruled by tyrants.