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
Want of care does us more damage than want of knowledge
He who multiplies riches multiplies cares.
Pollio, who values nothing that's within, Buys books as men hunt Beavers, -- for their...
The sparks fly in his face.
Idleness is the Dead Sea that swallows all virtues
Promises may fit the friends, but non-performance will turn them into enemies.
The nearest I can make it out, Love your Enemies means, Hate your Friends
It's easy to see, hard to foresee.
Words may show a man's wit but actions his meaning.
I should have no objection to go over the same life from its beginning to...
He that can compose himself, is wiser than he that composes books
Nothing but Money,Is sweeter than Honey.
He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.
Most people return small favors, acknowledge medium ones and repay greater ones - with ingratitude.
I wake up every morning at nine and grab for the morning paper. Then I...
Where there's marriage without love, there will be love without marriage
If you'd have it done, Go: if not, Send
We are more thoroughly an enlightened people, with respect to our political interests, than perhaps...
Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain...
Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody.