Never confuse motion with action.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Three things are men most likely to be cheated in, a horse, a wig, and...
There is no kind of dishonesty into which otherwise good people more easily and frequently...
Little strokes fell great oaks.
He that waits upon fortune, is never sure of a dinner.
If you'd have it done, Go: if not, Send
What one relishes, nourishes
Deny Self for Self's sake
Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one.
We may give advice but we cannot give conduct
There never was a truly great man that was not at the same time truly...
It is remarkable that soldiers by profession, men truly and unquestionably brave, seldom advise war...
It is easier to prevent bad habits than to break them.
Idleness is the Dead Sea that swallows all virtues
Grief for a dead Wife, and a troublesome Guest, Continues to the threshold, and there...
He who falls in love with himself will have no rivals.
If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be the greatest...
It is much easier to suppress a first desire than to satisfy those that follow.
If Pride leads the Van, Beggary brings up the Rear
Fame is the inheritance not of the dead, but of the living. It is we...
Once social change begins, it cannot be reversed. You cannot uneducate the person who has...