Sense shines with a double luster when it is set in humility. An able yet humble man is a jewel worth a kingdom.
Quote by William Penn
To have striven, to have made the effort, to have been true to certain ideals...
A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously,...
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves
Right is right, even if everyone is against it; and wrong is wrong, even if...
He that lives to live forever, never fears dying.
He who is taught to live upon little owes more to his father's wisdom than...
Only trust thyself, and another shall not betray thee.
They that love beyond the world cannot be separated by it. Death cannot kill what...
Let the people think they govern and they will be governed.
Method goes far to prevent trouble in business: for it makes the task easy, hinders...
A wise neuter joins with neither, but uses both as his honest interest leads him
Men must be governed by God or they will be ruled by tyrants
Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.
Justice is the insurance which we have on our lives and property. Obedience is the...
Knowledge is the treasure of a wise man.
To be a man's own fool is bad enough, but the vain man is everybody's.
O Lord, help me not to despise or oppose what I do not understand.
Speak properly, and in as few words as you can, but always plainly; for the...
Some are so very studious of learning what was done by the ancients that they...
Much reading is an oppression of the mind, and extinguishes the natural candle, which is...