Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than from the arguments of its opposers
Quote by William Penn
The tallest trees are most in the power of the winds, and ambitious men of...
For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
Method goes far to prevent trouble in business: for it makes the task easy, hinders...
Governments, like clocks, go from the motion men give them, and as governments are made...
A good End cannot sanctify evil Means; nor must we ever do Evil, that Good...
Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform
Patience and Diligence, like faith, remove mountains.
Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform.
Avoid popularity; it has many snares, and no real benefit.
Passion is the mob of the man, that commits a riot upon his reason.
Force may make hypocrites, but it can never make converts.
Only trust thyself, and another shall not betray thee.
Sense shines with a double luster when it is set in humility. An able yet...
Some are so very studious of learning what was done by the ancients that they...
A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously,...
Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
He that does good for good's sake seeks neither paradise nor reward, but he is...
Less judgment than wit is more sail than ballast.
If thou wouldn't conquer thy weakness thou must not gratify it.
Justice is the insurance which we have on our lives and property. Obedience is the...