Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Tricks and treachery are the practice of fools, that don't have brains enough to be...
Revelation, indeed, as such had no influence on my mind
There never was a truly great man that was not at the same time truly...
Work as if you were to live a hundred years. Pray as if you were...
He that waits upon a fortune, is never sure of a dinner.
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
The way to see by faith is to shut the eye of reason.
He that falls in love with himself will have no rivals.
Nothing gives an author so much pleasure as to find his works respectfully quoted by...
At twenty years of age the will reigns; at thirty, the wit; and at forty,...
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed.
Rules to find out a fit Measure of Meat and Drink.
For having lived long, I have experienced many instances of being obliged, by better information...
There's small Revenge in Words, but Words may be greatly revenged
Marriage is the most natural state of man, and... the state in which you will...
To the generous mind the heaviest debt is that of gratitude, when it is not...
The first mistake in public business is the going into it.
There will be sleeping enough in the grave
All through history it's the nations that have given most to generals and the least...
The superior man acts before he speaks, and afterwards speaks according to his action.
Just once, I would like to wake up, turn on the news, and hear...'Monday has...