Speak properly, and in as few words as you can, but always plainly; for the end of speech is not ostentation, but to be understood.
Quote by William Penn
William Penn Quotes
Time is what we want most, but... what we use worst.
Wisdom is a life that knows it is living
Passion is a sort of fever in the mind, which ever leaves us weaker than...
To be like Christ is to be a Christian.
Much reading is an oppression of the mind, and extinguishes the natural candle, which is...
Some are so very studious of learning what was done by the ancients that they...
He that lives to live forever, never fears dying.
For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
Sense shines with a double luster when it is set in humility. An able yet...
They that love beyond the world cannot be separated by it. Death cannot kill what...
A wise neuter joins with neither, but uses both as his honest interest leads him
True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep...
Passion is the mob of the man, that commits a riot upon his reason
Right is right, even if everyone is against it, and wrong is wrong, even if...
Patience and Diligence, like faith, remove mountains.
Kings in this world should imitate God, their mercy should be above their works.
Method goes far to prevent trouble in business: for it makes the task easy, hinders...
He that does good for good's sake seeks neither paradise nor reward, but he is...
Not one or two, Subhuti, not one or two, but all the beings - men,...
Paradise is open to all kinds of hearts.