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.
Speak properly, and in as few words as you can, but always plainly; for the...
Some are so very studious of learning what was done by the ancients that they...
Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than from the arguments of...
Knowledge is the treasure, but judgment is the treasurer of the one who is wise.
There can be no friendship where there is no freedom. Friendship loves a free air,...
He that lives to forever, never fears dying
Passion is a sort of fever in the mind, which ever leaves us weaker than...
He that lives to live forever, never fears dying.
In marriage do thou be wise: prefer the person before money, virtue before beauty, the...
Wisdom is a life that knows it is living
Passion is the mob of the man, that commits a riot upon his reason.
If thou wouldn't conquer thy weakness thou must not gratify it.
Much reading is an oppression of the mind, and extinguishes the natural candle, which is...
A wise neuter joins with neither, but uses both as his honest interest leads him
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.
We meet on the broad pathway of good faith and good will; no advantage shall...
The excessive regard of parents for their children, and their dislike of other people's is,...
Psychiatry enables us to correct our faults by confessing our parents' shortcomings.
The problem with children is that you have to put up with their parents.