There never was a good war or a bad peace.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Ill Customs & bad Advice are seldom forgotten.
To err is human, to repent divine, to persist devilish
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.
Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure.
How few there are who have courage enough to own their faults, or resolution enough...
Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in...
Those who desire to give up freedom in order to gain security will not have,...
Our whole life is but a greater and longer childhood
Most people return small favors, acknowledge medium ones and repay greater ones - with ingratitude.
No gains without pains.
Ere fancy you consult, consult your purse
My rule, in which I have always found satisfaction, is, never to turn aside in...
Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise
Rather go to bed with out dinner than to rise in debt.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Sin is not hurtful because it is forbidden, but it is forbidden because it is...
In the affairs of this world, men are saved not by faith, but by the...
Pride breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy.
Poverty makes you wise but it's a curse
The man with a toothache thinks everyone happy whose teeth are sound. The poverty-stricken man...
I propose to fight it out on this line if it takes all summer.