Those who desire to give up freedom in order to gain security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
I should have no objection to go over the same life from its beginning to...
Even peace may be purchased at too high a price.
Those disputing, contradicting, and confuting people are generally unfortunate in their affairs. They get victory,...
The world is full of fools and faint hearts; and yet everyone has courage enough...
If you'd have it done, Go: if not, Send
You can bear your own faults, and why not a fault in your wife?
Tricks and treachery are the practice of fools, that don't have brains enough to be...
Words may show a man's wit, but actions his meaning
When a man and a woman die, as poets sung, His heart's the last part...
The worst wheel of the cart makes the most noise.
Never confuse motion with action.
Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late
No nation was ever ruined by trade.
Faith is confirmed by the heart, confessed by the tongue, and acted upon by the...
To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.
Those that won't be counseled can't be helped.
A cheerful face is nearly as good for an invalid as healthy weather.
He that waits upon a fortune, is never sure of a dinner.
Happiness consists more in the small conveniences of pleasures that occur every day, than in...
We make our own fortunes and we call them fate