Our whole life is but a greater and longer childhood
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
It is the eye of other people that ruin us. If I were blind I...
The way to see by faith is to shut the eye of reason.
I have met the enemy, and it is the eyes of other people.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
He who falls in love with himself will have no rivals.
Keep flax from fire, youth from gaming
There are three faithful friends, an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
Grief for a dead Wife, and a troublesome Guest, Continues to the threshold, and there...
Write your injuries in dust, your benefits in marble.
The art of acting consists in keeping people from coughing.
I saw few die of hunger; of eating, a hundred thousand.
Faith is confirmed by the heart, confessed by the tongue, and acted upon by the...
The human brain is like a railroad freight car -- guaranteed to have a certain...
Beauty and folly are old companions.
Where there's marriage without love, there will be love without marriage
To err is human, to repent divine, to persist devilish
Having been poor is no shame, but being ashamed of it, is.
Without justice, courage is weak.
There is a strength of a quiet endurance as significant of courage as the most...
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace. The soul that knows it...
In this court the parties changed positions as nimbly as if dancing a quadrille.