The man who does things makes mistakes, but he doesn't make the biggest mistake of all-doing nothing.
God helps them that help themselves.
He was so learned that he could name a horse in nine languages; so ignorant that he bought a cow to ride on.
Necessity is our quickest excuse.
Fond pride of dress is sure a very curse
A nod from a lord is a breakfast for a fool.
Cunning proceeds from lack of capacity.
All the little money that ever came into my hands was ever laid out in books.
The church, the state, and the poor, are 3 daughters which we should maintain, but not portion off.
Necessity knows no law; I know some attorneys of the same.
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
Acquire Riches by Industry and Frugality.
The good Education of Youth has been esteemed by wise Men in all Ages, as the surest Foundation of the Happiness both of private Families and of Common-wealths. Almost all Governments have therefore made it a principal Object of their Attention, to establish and endow with proper Revenues, such Semi
Drive thy business or it will drive thee.
He who falls in love with himself will have no rivals. Benjamin Fran
Half-wits talk much, but say little.
A quarrelsome man has no good neighbours.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Those who are willing to forfeit liberty for security will have neither.
Graft good Fruit all, or graft not at all.
Never confuse motion with action. Benjamin Frankli
Even peace may be purchased at too high a price.
Life with Fools consists in Drinking; with the wise Man, living's Thinking.
Experience is the best teacher, but a fool will learn from no other.
He who is in love with himself has no rivals.
Blessed is he that expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed. Benjamin Frankli
The refusal of King George to allow the colonies to operate an honest money system, which freed the ordinary man from clutches of the money manipulators was probably the prime cause of the revolution.
Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure.
A false friend and a shadow attend only while the sun shines.
He that by the Plough would thrive, Himself must either hold or drive.