Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Setting too good an example is a kind of slander seldom forgiven
Most fools think they are only ignorant.
Pride is as loud a beggar as want, and a great deal more saucy
Beauty and folly are old companions.
Time is money.
Industry, perseverance, and frugality make fortune yield.
A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be...
Those have a short Lent, who owe money to be paid at Easter.
There never was a truly great man that was not at the same time truly...
The way to see by Faith is to shut the Eye of Reason.
Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one.
Than that of defrauding the government.
A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the edges.
There are 3 faithful friends, an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
God grant that not only the love of liberty but a thorough knowledge of the...
I have met the enemy, and it is the eyes of other people.
I think vital religion has always suffered when orthodoxy is more regarded than virtue. The...
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated...
Religion. A daughter of Hope and Fear, explaining to Ignorance the nature of the Unknowable