Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried...
Government is not reason; it is not eloquent; it is force. Like fire, it is...
True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks...
slender acquaintance with the world must convince every man that actions, not words, are the...
My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe...
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
Let us raise a standard to which the wise and honest can repair; the rest...
The government of the United States is not in any sense founded on the Christian...
A slender acquaintance with the world must convince every man that action, not words, are...
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
Let your heart feel for the afflictions and distress of everyone, and let your hand...
We should not look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors,...
Influence is no Government
Make the most of the hemp, seed and sow it everywhere.
I know of no pursuit in which more real and important services can be rendered...
The grand object of Masonry is to promote the happiness of the human race.
In the appointments to the great offices of the government, my aim has been to...
All I am I owe to my mother.