Method goes far to prevent trouble in business: for it makes the task easy, hinders confusion, saves abundance of time, and instructs those that have business depending, both what to do and what to hope.
Quote by William Penn
Knowledge is the treasure, but judgment is the treasurer of the one who is wise.
Right is right, even if everyone is against it; and wrong is wrong, even if...
Much reading is an oppression of the mind, and extinguishes the natural candle, which is...
They have a right to censure that have a heart to help.
Passion is a sort of fever in the mind, which ever leaves us weaker than...
Right is right, even if everyone is against it, and wrong is wrong, even if...
Only trust thyself, and another shall not betray thee.
Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.
He that does good for good's sake seeks neither paradise nor reward, but he is...
Once you've accumulated sufficient knowledge to get by, you're too old to remember it.
Force may subdue, but love gains, and he that forgives first wins the laurel.
He that lives to live forever, never fears dying.
Passion is the mob of the man, that commits a riot upon his reason.
Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than from the arguments of...
Justice is the insurance which we have on our lives and property. Obedience is the...
Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. Authority is for...
Speak properly, and in as few words as you can, but always plainly; for the...
Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.
O Lord, help me not to despise or oppose what I do not understand.
A good End cannot sanctify evil Means; nor must we ever do Evil, that Good...