Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Originality is the art of concealing your sources
Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.
If you'd have it done, Go: if not, Send
There never was a truly great man that was not at the same time truly...
Life's Tragedy is that we get old to soon and wise too late.
Necessity never made a good bargain
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?
My rule, in which I have always found satisfaction, is, never to turn aside in...
There's many witty men whose brains can't fill their bellies.
He that lives upon hope will die fasting
As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle...
He that displays too often his wife and his wallet is in danger of having...
Promises may fit the friends, but non-performance will turn them into enemies.
Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his...
You may delay, but time will not.
Friends and neighbors, the taxes are indeed very heavy, and if those laid on by...
They that will not be counseled, cannot be helped. If you do not hear reason...
Even peace may be purchased at too high a price.
Each one has to find his peace from within. And peace to be real must...
All treaties between great states cease to be binding when they come in conflict with...