With regard to future bliss, I cannot help imagining that multitudes of the zealously orthodox of different sects, who at the last day may flock together in hopes of seeing each other damned, will be disappointed, and obliged to rest…
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Constant dropping wears away stones
Again, He that sells upon Credit, asks a Price for what he sells, equivalent to...
The first mistake in public business is the going into it.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
The great secret of succeeding in conversation is to admire little, to hear much; always...
Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one.
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. Whats a sundial in the shade?
We must hang together, or surely we shall hang separately.
To lengthen thy life, lessen thy meals.
Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.
He that composes himself is wiser than he that composes a book.
Read much, but not many books.
There will be sleeping enough in the grave
Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new...
There are three great friends: an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
The King's cheese is half wasted in parings: But no matter, 'tis made of the...
He that takes a wife, takes care
Time is money.
Day, n. A period of twenty-four hours, mostly misspent.
It is paradoxical that many educators and parents still differentiate between a time for learning...