Love grows. Lust wastes by Enjoyment, and the Reason is, that one springs from an Union of Souls, and the other from an Union of Sense.
Quote by William Penn
William Penn Quotes
Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than from the arguments of...
A wise neuter joins with neither, but uses both as his honest interest leads him
O Lord, help me not to despise or oppose what I do not understand.
They that love beyond the world cannot be separated by it. Death cannot kill what...
Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.
In marriage do thou be wise: prefer the person before money, virtue before beauty, the...
Avoid popularity; it has many snares, and no real benefit.
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.
Passion is a sort of fever in the mind, which ever leaves us weaker than...
Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. Authority is for...
Force may subdue, but love gains, and he that forgives first wins the laurel.
Let the people think they govern and they will be governed.
A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously,...
To have striven, to have made the effort, to have been true to certain ideals...
True godliness does not turn men out of the world, but enables them to live...
Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.
Right is right, even if everyone is against it, and wrong is wrong, even if...
To be like Christ is to be a Christian.
Only trust thyself, and another shall not betray thee.
Much reading is an oppression of the mind, and extinguishes the natural candle, which is...