Sell not virtue to purchase wealth, nor liberty to purchase power.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
The Family of Fools is ancient
Death takes no bribes.
Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in...
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Eat and drink such an exact Quantity as the Constitution of thy Body allows of,...
Speak ill of no man, but speak all the good you know of everybody.
Energy and persistence conquer all things.
Idleness is the Dead Sea that swallows all virtues
Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain and most fools do.
Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his...
Hear not ill of a friend, nor speak any of an enemy.
Fear to do ill, and you need fear else.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
I look upon death to be as necessary to our constitution as sleep. We shall...
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
Lying rides upon debt's back.
Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise
Little boats should keep near shore
Then the soldiers cut off the ropes of the boat, and let her fall off.
You cannot sink someone else's end of the boat and still keep your own afloat.
Reason's last step is the recognition that there are an infinite number of things which...