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
Trouble knocked on the door, but, hearing laughter, hurried away.
The use of money is all the advantage there is in having it.
Trouble springs from idleness, and grievous toil from needless ease.
Without justice, courage is weak.
Buy what thou hast no need of and ere long thou shalt sell thy necessities.
If you desire many things, many things will seem but a few.
It is remarkable that soldiers by profession, men truly and unquestionably brave, seldom advise war...
For having lived long, I have experienced many instances of being obliged, by better information...
Fools need advice most, but wise men only are the better for it.
Promises may fit the friends, but non-performance will turn them into enemies.
They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither...
Time is money.
Passion governs, and she never governs wisely.
How few there are who have courage enough to own their faults, or resolution enough...
The best time to make friends is before you need them. Ether Barrymore
Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle...
What one relishes, nourishes
Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like...
Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.