Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform
Quote by William Penn
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Less judgment than wit is more sail than ballast.
Force may subdue, but love gains, and he that forgives first wins the laurel.
Speak properly, and in as few words as you can, but always plainly; for the...
Passion is the mob of the man, that commits a riot upon his reason.
He that lives to live forever, never fears dying.
Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.
They that love beyond the world cannot be separated by it. Death cannot kill what...
Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. Authority is for...
A good End cannot sanctify evil Means; nor must we ever do Evil, that Good...
Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.
O Lord, help me not to despise or oppose what I do not understand.
Only trust thyself, and another shall not betray thee.
Avoid popularity; it has many snares, and no real benefit.
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True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep...
He that does good for good's sake seeks neither paradise nor reward, but he is...
Some are so very studious of learning what was done by the ancients that they...
Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform.