Let the people think they govern and they will be governed.
Quote by William Penn
Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than from the arguments of...
They have a right to censure that have a heart to help.
Right is right, even if everyone is against it; and wrong is wrong, even if...
Passion is the mob of the man, that commits a riot upon his reason
Force may make hypocrites, but it can never make converts.
They that love beyond the world cannot be separated by it. Death cannot kill what...
Love grows. Lust wastes by Enjoyment, and the Reason is, that one springs from an...
Less judgment than wit is more sail than ballast.
True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep...
Speak properly, and in as few words as you can, but always plainly; for the...
Love is the hardest lesson in Christianity; but, for that reason, it should be most...
Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
O Lord, help me not to despise or oppose what I do not understand.
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves
Justice is the insurance which we have on our lives and property. Obedience is the...
He that lives to forever, never fears dying
He who is taught to live upon little owes more to his father's wisdom than...
Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.
Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.
A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously,...