Where liberty is, there is my country
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
There are three faithful friends, an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his...
Having been poor is no shame, but being ashamed of it, is.
For having lived long, I have experienced many instances of being obliged, by better information...
Nine men in ten are would be suicides.
Let honesty and industry be thy constant companions, and spend one penny less than thy...
I think vital religion has always suffered when orthodoxy is more regarded than virtue. The...
Sloth and Silence are a Fool's Virtues
Search others for their virtues, thy self for thy vices
Keep thy shop, and thy shop will keep thee.
All wars are follies, very expensive and very mischievous ones.
A good example is the best sermon.
Three can keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Do good to your friends to keep them, to your enemies to win them.
The art of acting consists in keeping people from coughing.
The way to see by faith is to shut the eye of reason.
Hear reason, or she'll make you feel her.
We read to know we are not alone.
[Readers] who like facts will be better off with a straight history that spares them...