Search others for their virtues, thy self for thy vices
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
It is a grand mistake to think of being great without goodness and I pronounce...
Genius without education is like silver in the mine.
I didn't fail the test, I just found 100 ways to do it wrong.
In general, mankind, since the improvement of cookery, eats twice as much as nature requires.
Content makes poor men rich; discontent makes rich men poor.
Keep flax from fire, youth from gaming
If you have time don't wait for time
He that composes himself is wiser than he that composes a book.
I look upon death to be as necessary to our constitution as sleep. We shall...
The use of money is all the advantage there is in having it.
Excess in all other Things whatever, as well as in Meat and Drink, is also...
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more...
Any society that would give up a little liberty to gain a little security will...
Without justice, courage is weak.
If you would be loved, love and be lovable.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
Humility makes great men twice honorable
Trouble springs from idleness, and grievous toil from needless ease.
Gain may be temporary and uncertain; but ever while you live, expense is constant and...
He that rises late must trot all day.