Necessity never made a good bargain
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.
The way to see by faith is to shut the eye of reason.
Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and governments.
You may delay, but time will not.
If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.
Trouble knocked on the door, but, hearing laughter, hurried away.
Where there is marriage without love, there will be love without marriage.
We are more thoroughly an enlightened people, with respect to our political interests, than perhaps...
Grief for a dead Wife, and a troublesome Guest, Continues to the threshold, and there...
Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody.
Where liberty is, there is my country.
Half a truth is often a great lie.
He that raises a large family does, indeed, while he lives to observe them, stand...
Content makes poor men rich; discontent makes rich men poor.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
God grant that not only the love of liberty but a thorough knowledge of the...
Many estates are spent in the getting, since women for tea forsake spinning and knitting,...
Having been poor is no shame, but being ashamed of it, is.
A small leak can sink a great ship.
Wealth is not his that has it, but his that enjoys it.