There can be no friendship where there is no freedom. Friendship loves a free air, and will not be fenced up in straight and narrow enclosures.
Quote by William Penn
Passion is the mob of the man, that commits a riot upon his reason
Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. Authority is for...
Love is the hardest lesson in Christianity; but, for that reason, it should be most...
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves
A wise neuter joins with neither, but uses both as his honest interest leads him
Avoid popularity; it has many snares, and no real benefit.
The tallest trees are most in the power of the winds, and ambitious men of...
To do evil that good may come of it is for bunglers in politics as...
They have a right to censure that have a heart to help.
For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
O Lord, help me not to despise or oppose what I do not understand.
Love grows. Lust wastes by Enjoyment, and the Reason is, that one springs from an...
To be a man's own fool is bad enough, but the vain man is everybody's.
Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.
Men must be governed by God or they will be ruled by tyrants.
Sense shines with a double luster when it is set in humility. An able yet...
Right is right, even if everyone is against it, and wrong is wrong, even if...
He that lives to forever, never fears dying
Death and taxes and childbirth! There's never any convenient time for any of them
Birth and death are not two different states, but they are different aspects of the...
Many of our fears are tissuepaper-thin, and a single courageous step would carry us through...
My doctor gave me six months to live, but when I couldn't pay the bill...