Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
Quote by William Penn
William Penn Quotes
Less judgment than wit is more sail than ballast.
To do evil that good may come of it is for bunglers in politics as...
Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. Authority is for...
O Lord, help me not to despise or oppose what I do not understand.
To be a man's own fool is bad enough, but the vain man is everybody's.
Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than from the arguments of...
There can be no friendship where there is no freedom. Friendship loves a free air,...
Right is right, even if everyone is against it, and wrong is wrong, even if...
Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than the arguments of its...
He that does good for good's sake seeks neither paradise nor reward, but he is...
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves
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
Time is what we want most, but... what we use worst.
Avoid popularity; it has many snares, and no real benefit.
Men must be governed by God or they will be ruled by tyrants
Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform.
Kings in this world should imitate God, their mercy should be above their works.
Passion is the mob of the man, that commits a riot upon his reason.
A good End cannot sanctify evil Means; nor must we ever do Evil, that Good...