The Family of Fools is ancient
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Rebellion against tyrants is obedience to God.
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
For having lived long, I have experienced many instances of being obliged, by better information...
ords may show a mans wit but actions his meaning
Promises may fit the friends, but non-performance will turn them into enemies.
Where there is marriage without love, there will be love without marriage.
Excess in all other Things whatever, as well as in Meat and Drink, is also...
He that can have Patience, can have what he will
Hear not ill of a friend, nor speak any of an enemy.
He does not possess wealth; it possesses him.
Search others for their virtues, thy self for thy vices
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Eat to please thyself, but dress to please others.
Be civil to all; sociable to many; familiar with few.
Hope of gain lessens pain.
If you would not be forgotton as soon as you are dead and rotten, Either...
If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins
He that takes a wife, takes care
When you're married you try harder
I've sometimes thought of marrying, and then I've thought again.