Tell a miser he's rich, and a woman she's old, you'll get no money of one, nor kindness of t'other.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Wars are not paid for in wartime, the bill comes later.
Excess in all other Things whatever, as well as in Meat and Drink, is also...
Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise
Drink does not drown care, but waters it, and makes it grow faster.
Search others for their virtues, thy self for thy vices
Friends and neighbors, the taxes are indeed very heavy, and if those laid on by...
Wealth is not his that has it, but his that enjoys it.
Sloth and Silence are a Fool's Virtues
Humility makes great men twice honorable
If you desire many things, many things will seem few.
Hear reason, or shell make you feel her.
Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in...
Do not squander time for that is the stuff life is made of.
Be always at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let each...
If you would have a faithful servant, and one that you like, serve yourself.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain, and most fools do.
There never was a truly great man that was not at the same time truly...
Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and parliaments
Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and governments.
Of all our faults, the one that we excuse most easily is idleness.
If a rich man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until...