Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform.
Quote by William Penn
William Penn Quotes
Kings in this world should imitate God, their mercy should be above their works.
Men must be governed by God or they will be ruled by tyrants.
Governments, like clocks, go from the motion men give them, and as governments are made...
There can be no friendship where there is no freedom. Friendship loves a free air,...
Method goes far to prevent trouble in business: for it makes the task easy, hinders...
To be a man's own fool is bad enough, but the vain man is everybody's.
Some are so very studious of learning what was done by the ancients that they...
Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than the arguments of its...
Time is what we want most, but... what we use worst.
Speak properly, and in as few words as you can, but always plainly; for the...
Avoid popularity; it has many snares, and no real benefit.
If thou wouldn't conquer thy weakness thou must not gratify it.
Less judgment than wit is more sail than ballast.
For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously,...
Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.
Love grows. Lust wastes by Enjoyment, and the Reason is, that one springs from an...
O Lord, help me not to despise or oppose what I do not understand.
It would be far better to be of no church than to be bitter of...