Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his passions. Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
Hear not ill of a friend, nor speak any of an enemy.
You must not, when you have gained a victory, use any triumphing or insulting expression,...
Hear reason, or she'll make you feel her.
Originality is the art of concealing your sources
Take Courage, Mortal; Death can't banish thee out of the Universe.
He that waits upon fortune, is never sure of a dinner.
Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life...
The first mistake in public business is the going into it.
The most exquisite folly is made of wisdom too fine spun
Happiness consists more in the small conveniences of pleasures that occur every day, than in...
There are two ways of being happy: We must either diminish our wants or augment...
I didn't fail the test, I just found 100 ways to do it wrong.
Poverty, Poetry, and new Titles of Honor, make Men ridiculous
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind...
There will be sleeping enough in the grave
Half a truth is often a great lie.
Our necessities never equal our wants
Necessity is not an established fact, but an interpretation.
When I'm living in the world of luxury and celebrity, which is where I found...