Never praise your Cider, Horse, or Bedfellow
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
I have met the enemy, and it is the eyes of other people.
My rule, in which I have always found satisfaction, is, never to turn aside in...
I conceive that the great part of the miseries of mankind are brought upon them...
Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise
Three can keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
Observe all men, thyself most.
Never take a wife till thou hast a house and a fire to put her...
Even peace may be purchased at too high a price.
A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the edges.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Never take a wife till thou hast a house (and a fire) to put her...
I hope... that mankind will at length, as they call themselves reasonable creatures, have reason...
A full belly makes a dull brain
It is much easier to suppress a first desire than to satisfy those that follow.
We are more thoroughly an enlightened people, with respect to our political interests, than perhaps...
The human brain is like a railroad freight car -- guaranteed to have a certain...
Hope of gain lessens pain.
Poverty wants some things, Luxury many things, Avarice all things
It was luxuries like air conditioning that brought down the Roman Empire. With air conditioning...
When I'm living in the world of luxury and celebrity, which is where I found...
The mother of revolution and crime is poverty