Men are generally more careful of the breed of their horses and dogs than of their children.
Quote by William Penn
William Penn Quotes
Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform
A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously,...
Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform.
We meet on the broad pathway of good faith and good will; no advantage shall...
He that lives to forever, never fears dying
Passion is the mob of the man, that commits a riot upon his reason
Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.
Passion is a sort of fever in the mind, which ever leaves us weaker than...
Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than from the arguments of...
Right is right, even if everyone is against it; and wrong is wrong, even if...
If thou wouldn't conquer thy weakness thou must not gratify it.
Less judgment than wit is more sail than ballast.
Patience and Diligence, like faith, remove mountains.
He that does good for good's sake seeks neither paradise nor reward, but he is...
Force may subdue, but love gains, and he that forgives first wins the laurel.
Passion is the mob of the man, that commits a riot upon his reason.
To do evil that good may come of it is for bunglers in politics as...
Justice is the insurance which we have on our lives and property. Obedience is the...
O Lord, help me not to despise or oppose what I do not understand.
True godliness does not turn men out of the world, but enables them to live...