Never take a wife till thou hast a house and a fire to put her in.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it...
Originality is the art of concealing your sources
Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.
Hear reason, or she'll make you feel her.
How few there are who have courage enough to own their faults, or resolution enough...
Our necessities never equal our wants
How many observe Christ's birthday! How few, his precepts! O! 'tis easier to keep holidays...
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed
Since thou are not sure of a minute, throw not away an hour.
There was never a good war or a bad peace.
Fools need advice most, but wise men only are the better for it.
Be neither silly, nor cunning, but wise
Read much, but not many books.
Up, sluggard, and waste not life; in the grave will be sleeping enough.
It's easy to see, hard to foresee.
Some are weather-wise, some are otherwise.
I guess I don't so much mind being old, as I mind being fat and...
Where liberty dwells, there is my country.
How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where...
Everyone has a right to peaceful coexistence, the basic personal freedoms, the alleviation of suffering,...