There's many witty men whose brains can't fill their bellies.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
I look upon death to be as necessary to our constitution as sleep. We shall...
ords may show a mans wit but actions his meaning
At 20 years of age the will reigns; at 30 the wit; at 40 the...
The nearest I can make it out, Love your Enemies means, Hate your Friends
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed.
Fools need advice most, but wise men only are the better for it.
Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and parliaments
It takes many good deeds to build a good reputation, and only one bad one...
Fond pride of dress is sure a very curse
To the generous mind the heaviest debt is that of gratitude, when it is not...
There are two ways of being happy: We must either diminish our wants or augment...
Mine is better than ours.
Industry, perseverance, and frugality make fortune yield.
The world is full of fools and faint hearts; and yet everyone has courage enough...
We are more thoroughly an enlightened people, with respect to our political interests, than perhaps...
Vice knows she's ugly, so puts on her maskVice knows she's ugly, so puts on...
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
A full belly makes a dull brain
Like many intellectuals, he was incapable of saying a simple thing in a simple way
Chess is the most elaborate waste of human intelligence outside of an advertising agency.