Passion is a sort of fever in the mind, which ever leaves us weaker than it found us.
Quote by William Penn
William Penn Quotes
Method goes far to prevent trouble in business: for it makes the task easy, hinders...
Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves
He that lives to live forever, never fears dying.
Knowledge is the treasure of a wise man.
For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
Less judgment than wit is more sail than ballast.
Patience and Diligence, like faith, remove mountains.
Avoid popularity; it has many snares, and no real benefit.
Sense shines with a double luster when it is set in humility. An able yet...
To be a man's own fool is bad enough, but the vain man is everybody's.
He who is taught to live upon little owes more to his father's wisdom than...
To do evil that good may come of it is for bunglers in politics as...
Force may subdue, but love gains, and he that forgives first wins the laurel.
Force may make hypocrites, but it can never make converts.
Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. Authority is for...
A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously,...
Only trust thyself, and another shall not betray thee.
Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.
Some are so very studious of learning what was done by the ancients that they...