Search others for their virtues, thy self for thy vices
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Those who desire to give up freedom in order to gain security will not have,...
Content makes poor men rich; discontent makes rich men poor.
The art of acting consists in keeping people from coughing.
There is no kind of dishonesty into which otherwise good people more easily and frequently...
Be neither silly, nor cunning, but wise
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain, and most fools do.
If Jack's in love, he's no judge of Jill's beauty.
Eat not to dullness; drink not to elevation.
To the generous mind the heaviest debt is that of gratitude, when it is not...
Leisure is time for doing something useful; this leisure the diligent man will obtain, but...
You can bear your own faults, and why not a fault in your wife?
He that waits upon a fortune, is never sure of a dinner.
There are two ways of being happy: We must either diminish our wants or augment...
The doors of wisdom are never shut.
Wars are not paid for in wartime, the bill comes later.
There's small Revenge in Words, but Words may be greatly revenged
One today is worth two tomorrows.
It is easier to prevent bad habits than to break them.
I guess I don't so much mind being old, as I mind being fat and...
If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it from...