He that is of the opinion money will do everything may well be suspected of doing everything for money.
Those have a short Lent who owe money to be paid at Easter.
The wise man draws more advantage from his enemies than the fool from his friends
Industry need not wish.
I don't believe in stereotypes. I prefer to hate people on a more personal basis.
You and I were long friends: you are now my enemy, and I am yours.
Remember that credit is money.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Do you sincerely declare that you love mankind in general, of what profession or religion soever? Do you think any person ought to be harmed in his body, name, or goods, for mere speculative opinions, or his external way of worship? Do you love truth for truth's sake; and will you endeavor impartial
There are three things extremely hard: steel, a diamond, and to know one's self.
If you, do what you should not, you must bear what you would not.
The way to see by Faith is to shut the Eye of Reason.
Our necessities never equal our wants.
The strictest law sometimes becomes the severest injustice. Benjamin Fran
Death takes no bribes.
Energy and persistence conquer all things.
Don't overload Gratitude; if you do, she'll kick.
A good spouse and health is a person's best wealth.
Energy and persistence conquer all things. Benjamin Franklin
Annual giving is the custom of making a gift-a-year to an institution in which one has faith...
We can defer, yet time is most certainly not.
A virtuous and industrious people may be cheaply governed.
He that has done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another, than he whom you yourself have obliged.
[It was] the poverty caused by the bad influence of the English bankers on the Parliament which has caused in the colonies hatred of the English and . . . the Revolutionary War.
There cannot be good living where there is not good drinking.
The only thing that is more expensive than education is ignorance.
Wink at small faults; remember thou hast great ones.
You may delay, but time will not.
As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle silence.
All human situations have their inconveniences. We feel those of the present but neither see nor feel those of the future; and hence we often make troublesome changes without amendment, and frequently for the worse.