Men must be governed by God or they will be ruled by tyrants.
Quote by William Penn
William Penn Quotes
They that love beyond the world cannot be separated by it. Death cannot kill what...
Time is what we want most, but... what we use worst.
Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
He who is taught to live upon little owes more to his father's wisdom than...
Let the people think they govern and they will be governed.
Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.
Force may subdue, but love gains, and he that forgives first wins the laurel.
To be a man's own fool is bad enough, but the vain man is everybody's.
Some are so very studious of learning what was done by the ancients that they...
To have striven, to have made the effort, to have been true to certain ideals...
Love grows. Lust wastes by Enjoyment, and the Reason is, that one springs from an...
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves
Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform
Once you've accumulated sufficient knowledge to get by, you're too old to remember it.
A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously,...
Only trust thyself, and another shall not betray thee.
The Humble, Meek, Merciful, Just, Pious and Devout Souls, are everywhere of one religion; and...
In marriage do thou be wise: prefer the person before money, virtue before beauty, the...
No woman marries for money; they are all clever enough, before marrying a millionaire, to...
For just as poets love their own works, and fathers their own children, in the...