Love and lordship hate companions
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Are you angry that others disappoint you? remember you cannot depend upon yourself
Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain...
Leisure is time for doing something useful; this leisure the diligent man will obtain, but...
A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the edges.
Hear reason, or she'll make you feel her.
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
When befriended, remember it; when you befriend, forget it.
The way to see by Faith is to shut the Eye of Reason.
Never confuse motion with action.
If you would have a faithful servant, and one that you like, serve yourself.
It is a grand mistake to think of being great without goodness and I pronounce...
An Egg to day is better than a Hen to-morrow
They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither...
The sleeping fox catches no poultry.
With regard to future bliss, I cannot help imagining that multitudes of the zealously orthodox...
He'll cheat without scruple, who can without fear
Clean your finger before you point at my spots.
Think how great a proportion of mankind, consists of weak and ignorant men and women,...
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood; and if there is any truth...
Indeed, man wishes to be happy even when he so lives as to make happiness...
Man loves little and often: Woman much and rarely
All gods are homemade, and it is we who pull their strings, and so, give...