Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Never take a wife till thou hast a house and a fire to put her...
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If you wou'd be reveng'd of your enemy, govern your self
I wake up every morning at nine and grab for the morning paper. Then I...
When you're finished changing, you're finished.
God helps those who help themselves.
When a man and a woman die, as poets sung, His heart's the last part...
Read much, but not many books.
Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise
Drive thy business, let not that drive thee.
The first mistake in public business is the going into it.
A penny saved is a penny earned.
I have met the enemy, and it is the eyes of other people.
Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his...
An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest
The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.
Pride breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy.
Poverty is an anomaly to rich people; it is very difficult to make out why...
Nature makes us poor only when we want necessaries, but custom gives the name of...
Poverty is taking your children to the hospital and spending the whole day waiting with...
Pride, avarice, and envy are in every home