Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
At twenty years of age the will reigns; at thirty, the wit; and at forty,...
Gain may be temporary and uncertain; but ever while you live, expense is constant and...
He who falls in love with himself will have no rivals.
They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither...
Each year one vicious habit rooted out, in time might make the worst man good...
Fear not death for the sooner we die, the longer we shall be immortal.
Up, sluggard, and waste not life; in the grave will be sleeping enough.
And whether you're an honest man, or whether you're a thief, depends on whose solicitor...
Our necessities never equal our wants.
In the affairs of this world, men are saved not by faith, but by the...
Never take a wife till thou hast a house and a fire to put her...
It is the working man who is the happy man. It is the idle man...
No man ever was glorious, who was not laborious.
When in doubt, don't.
It is easier to prevent bad habits than to break them.
At twenty years of age, the will reigns; at thirty, the wife; and at forty,...
Trouble knocked on the door, but, hearing laughter, hurried away.
You can bear your own faults, and why not a fault in your wife?
Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad...
Nine men in ten are would be suicides.