My rule, in which I have always found satisfaction, is, never to turn aside in public affairs through views of private interest; but to go straight forward in doing what appears to me right at the time, leaving the consequences…
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Better slip with foot than tongue
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
Nothing but Money,Is sweeter than Honey.
We must hang together, or surely we shall hang separately.
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, and half-shut afterwards.
A good conscience is a continual Christmas.
Where liberty is, there is my country
The doors of wisdom are never shut.
Read much, but not many books.
To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.
Fatigue is the best pillow
There's small Revenge in Words, but Words may be greatly revenged
Some are weather-wise, some are otherwise.
A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.
There are three faithful friends - an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
Be civil to all; sociable to many; familiar with few.
Newspapers are unable, seemingly to discriminate between a bicycle accident and the collapse of civilization
In the last analysis civilization itself is measured by the way in which children will...
That's here. That's home. That's us. On it everyone you love, everyone you know, everyone...
Familiarity is the root of the closest friendships, as well as the intensest hatreds