The King's cheese is half wasted in parings: But no matter, 'tis made of the people's milk
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Savages we call them because their manners differ from ours.
It is the working man who is the happy man. It is the idle man...
A full belly makes a dull brain
When a man and a woman die, as poets sung, His heart's the last part...
Humility makes great men twice honorable
The world is full of fools and faint hearts; and yet everyone has courage enough...
Observe all men, thyself most.
He is a fool who cannot be angry; but he is a wise man who...
In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.
Never confuse motion with action.
Deny Self for Self's sake
Force shites upon Reason's Back.
Friends and neighbors, the taxes are indeed very heavy, and if those laid on by...
Those disputing, contradicting, and confuting people are generally unfortunate in their affairs. They get victory,...
Better slip with foot than tongue
Fear to do ill, and you need fear else.
How many observe Christ's birthday! How few his precepts! O! 'tis easier to keep holidays...
The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.
Wisdom is in the head and not in the beard
What wisdom can find that is greater than kindness?