Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
The first mistake in public business is the going into it.
Many foxes grow gray but few grow good.
In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Where there is marriage without love, there will be love without marriage.
God grant that not only the love of liberty but a thorough knowledge of the...
Wars are not paid for in wartime, the bill comes later.
Anger is one of the sinews of the soul; he that wants it hath a...
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
There are 3 faithful friends, an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
Never take a wife till thou hast a house (and a fire) to put her...
Everybody's human-everybody makes mistakes. If you laugh it off and keep going and try to...
A lie stands on one leg, truth on two
If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it from...
Excess in all other Things whatever, as well as in Meat and Drink, is also...
Trusting too much to others' care is the ruin of many
Grief for a dead Wife, and a troublesome Guest, Continues to the threshold, and there...
All who think cannot but see there is a sanction like that of religion which...
It is the working man who is the happy man. It is the idle man...
Having been poor is no shame, but being ashamed of it, is.