True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.
Quote by William Penn
William Penn Quotes
Men are generally more careful of the breed of their horses and dogs than of...
Once you've accumulated sufficient knowledge to get by, you're too old to remember it.
Force may make hypocrites, but it can never make converts.
Force may subdue, but love gains, and he that forgives first wins the laurel.
To do evil that good may come of it is for bunglers in politics as...
Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.
Method goes far to prevent trouble in business: for it makes the task easy, hinders...
He that does good for good's sake seeks neither paradise nor reward, but he is...
To have striven, to have made the effort, to have been true to certain ideals...
Less judgment than wit is more sail than ballast.
Passion is a sort of fever in the mind, which ever leaves us weaker than...
Men must be governed by God or they will be ruled by tyrants
In marriage do thou be wise: prefer the person before money, virtue before beauty, the...
He that lives to live forever, never fears dying.
Knowledge is the treasure, but judgment is the treasurer of the one who is wise.
He that lives to forever, never fears dying
Avoid popularity; it has many snares, and no real benefit.
Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.
They have a right to censure that have a heart to help.
Only trust thyself, and another shall not betray thee.