The tallest trees are most in the power of the winds, and ambitious men of the blasts of fortune
Quote by William Penn
Men are generally more careful of the breed of their horses and dogs than of...
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.
He who is taught to live upon little owes more to his father's wisdom than...
For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
If thou wouldn't conquer thy weakness thou must not gratify it.
Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform.
Less judgment than wit is more sail than ballast.
Avoid popularity; it has many snares, and no real benefit.
It would be far better to be of no church than to be bitter of...
A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously,...
Wisdom is a life that knows it is living
Speak properly, and in as few words as you can, but always plainly; for the...
Time is what we want most, but... what we use worst.
True godliness does not turn men out of the world, but enables them to live...
Justice is the insurance which we have on our lives and property. Obedience is the...
Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than the arguments of its...
Once you've accumulated sufficient knowledge to get by, you're too old to remember it.
There is hope if people will begin to awaken that spiritual part of themselves, that...
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
He that knew all that learning ever writ, Knew only this - that he knew...