Poverty, Poetry, and new Titles of Honor, make Men ridiculous
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.
When will mankind be convinced and agree to settle their difficulties by arbitration?
When youre finished changing, youre finished.
Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and governments.
Do good to thy friend to keep him, to thy enemy to gain him.
If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it from...
A virtuous heretic shall be saved before a wicked Christian
In the affairs of this world, men are saved not by faith, but by the...
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Promises may fit the friends, but non-performance will turn them into enemies.
Despair ruins some, presumption many
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. Whats a sundial in the shade?
Necessity never made a good bargain.
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards.
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed
Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.
Pride is as loud a beggar as want, and a great deal more saucy
When befriended, remember it; when you befriend, forget it.
I saw few die of hunger; of eating, a hundred thousand.
He that displays too often his wife and his wallet is in danger of having...