The world is full of fools and faint hearts; and yet everyone has courage enough to bear the misfortunes, and wisdom enough to manage the affairs, of his neighbor.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Those who govern, having much business on their hands, do not generally like to take...
Well done is better than well said.
If Pride leads the Van, Beggary brings up the Rear
Where liberty dwells, there is my country.
He that can compose himself, is wiser than he that composes books.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Diligence is the mother of good luck.
Poverty wants some things, Luxury many things, Avarice all things
Originality is the art of concealing your sources
At twenty years of age the will reigns; at thirty, the wit; and at forty,...
God heals and the doctor takes the fee.
When you're finished changing, you're finished.
Those things that hurt, instruct.
It is a grand mistake to think of being great without goodness and I pronounce...
Some are weather-wise, some are otherwise.
If you would be loved, love and be lovable.
If you desire many things, many things will seem but a few.
Why does the blind man's wife paint herself
Most painting in the European tradition was painting the mask. Modern art rejected all that....
All colors are the friends of their neighbors and the lovers of their opposites.