There are three faithful friends, an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Keep thy shop, and thy shop will keep thee.
Never praise your Cider, Horse, or Bedfellow
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Little strokes fell great oaks.
Experience is the best teacher, but a fool will learn from no other.
When befriended, remember it; when you befriend, forget it.
The most exquisite folly is made of wisdom too fine spun
I look upon death to be as necessary to our constitution as sleep. We shall...
He'll cheat without scruple, who can without fear
Hide not your talents. They for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?
We are more thoroughly an enlightened people, with respect to our political interests, than perhaps...
He that drinks fast pays slow
There have been as great Souls unknown to fame as any of the most famous.
Wars are not paid for in wartime, the bill comes later.
Some are weather-wise, some are otherwise.
Little boats should keep near shore
Drink does not drown care, but waters it, and makes it grow faster.
Excess in all other Things whatever, as well as in Meat and Drink, is also...
Ye shall eat the flesh of the mighty, and drink the blood of the princes...
Let a horse drink when he will, not what he will.