A fat kitchin, a lean Will.
Work as if you were to live a hundred years. Pray as if you were to die tomorrow.
Strange secrets are let out by Death Who blabs so oft the follies of this world.
Acquire Riches by Industry and Frugality.
We are all born without knowledge, but curious. With curiosity we should be able to learn as much as possible. With curiosity, it has to take a lot of work to remain ignorant.
Take time for all things: great haste makes great waste. Benjamin Frankli
He who would trade liberty for some temporary security, deserves neither liberty nor security.
All things are cheap to the saving, dear to the wasteful
Virtues, of ...Moderation: Avoid extremes. Forbear resenting injuries so much as you think they deserve.
Let thy vices die before thee.
The one who fails to prepare is preparing to fail.
Spare when young, and spend when old.
I say it is impossible that so sensible a people [citizens of Paris], under such circumstances, should have lived so long by the smoky, unwholesome, and enormously expensive light of candles, if they had really known that they might have had as much pure light of the sun for nothing.
Those who would give up liberty for safety deserve neither.
Time is the stuff life is made of.
History affords us many instances of the ruin of states,by the prosecution of measures ill suited to the temper andgenius of their people. The ordaining of laws in favor of onepart of the nation, to the prejudice and oppression of another, is certainly the most erroneous and mistaken policy. ... The
He that hath a Trade, hath an Estate.
To find out a girl's faults, praise her to her girlfriends.
Be cheerful -- the problems that worry us most are those that never arrive.
If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
Avoid dishonest gain: no price can recompence the pangs of vice.
Think What You Do When You Run in Debt: You Give to Another Power over Your Liberty
Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one. Benjamin Fran
Nothing in the world is certain except for death and taxes.
Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.
On being asked what condition of man he considered the most pitiable: A lonesome man on a rainy day who does not know how to read.
When you're testing to see how deep water is, never use two feet.
Great talkers should be cropt, for they've no need of ears.
Security without liberty is called prison.
Strict punctuality is a cheap virtue.