Like a man travelling in foggy weather, those at some distance before him on the road he sees wrapped up in the fog, as well as those behind him, and also the people in the fields on each side, but…
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
He that can compose himself, is wiser than he that composes books
At twenty years of age, the will reigns; at thirty, the wife; and at forty,...
He who falls in love with himself will have no rivals.
Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his...
To Follow by faith alone is to follow blindly.
A place for everything, everything in its place.
Than that of defrauding the government.
He that has done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another,...
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain, and most fools do.
The world is full of fools and faint hearts; and yet everyone has courage enough...
If you would have a faithful servant, and one that you like, serve yourself.
My rule, in which I have always found satisfaction, is, never to turn aside in...
I have met the enemy, and it is the eyes of other people.
I guess I don't so much mind being old, as I mind being fat and...
Time is money.
In rivers and bad governments, the lightest things swim at the top
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed
Beauty and folly are old companions.
Beauty is an ecstasy; it is as simple as hunger. There is really nothing to...
Beauty isn't about having a pretty face, it's about having a pretty mind, a pretty...
No man is so much a fool as not to have wit enough sometimes to...