The great secret of succeeding in conversation is to admire little, to hear much; always to distrust our own reason, and sometimes that of our friends; never to pretend to wit, but to make that of others appear as much…
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
He that waits upon a fortune, is never sure of a dinner.
There are three faithful friends - an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
Be civil to all; sociable to many; familiar with few.
God works wonders now and then; behold a lawyer, an honest man.
Each year one vicious habit rooted out, in time might make the worst man good...
Happy's the Wooing, that's not long a doing
We must hang together, or surely we shall hang separately.
Never confuse motion with action.
Where liberty is, there is my country
We may give advice but we cannot give conduct.
Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise
The thrifty maxim of the wary Dutch, Is to save all the Money they can...
Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad...
The use of money is all the advantage there is in having it.
Most people return small favors, acknowledge medium ones and repay greater ones - with ingratitude.
Write injuries in dust, benefits in marble.
If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins
One today is worth two tomorrows.
The present is never our goal: the past and present are our means: the future...
Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is God's gift, that's why we call...