To have striven, to have made the effort, to have been true to certain ideals - this alone is worth the struggle.
Quote by William Penn
A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously,...
They have a right to censure that have a heart to help.
He that does good for good's sake seeks neither paradise nor reward, but he is...
Speak properly, and in as few words as you can, but always plainly; for the...
Avoid popularity; it has many snares, and no real benefit.
To do evil that good may come of it is for bunglers in politics as...
True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep...
O Lord, help me not to despise or oppose what I do not understand.
Once you've accumulated sufficient knowledge to get by, you're too old to remember it.
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves
Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.
He that lives to live forever, never fears dying.
Passion is a sort of fever in the mind, which ever leaves us weaker than...
Knowledge is the treasure of a wise man.
Kings in this world should imitate God, their mercy should be above their works.
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.
Time is what we want most, but... what we use worst.
The tallest trees are most in the power of the winds, and ambitious men of...
A man should keep his little brain attic stocked with all the furniture that he...
Man is on earth as in an egg