There are three faithful friends - an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
He does not possess wealth; it possesses him.
A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards.
It is the eye of other people that ruin us. If I were blind I...
Read much, but not many books.
Keep thy shop, and thy shop will keep thee.
ords may show a mans wit but actions his meaning
As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle...
I hope... that mankind will at length, as they call themselves reasonable creatures, have reason...
Each year one vicious habit discarded, in time might make the worst of us good.
He that waits upon fortune is never sure of a dinner.
He that's secure is not safe.
How few there are who have courage enough to own their faults, or resolution enough...
Take Courage, Mortal; Death can't banish thee out of the Universe.
Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his...
Savages we call them because their manners differ from ours.
If you'd have it done, Go: if not, Send
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
Having been poor is no shame, but being ashamed of it, is.
I guess I don't so much mind being old, as I mind being fat and...