God helps those who help themselves.
Freedom of speech is the great bulwark of liberty; they prosper and die together: And it is the terror of traitors and oppressors, and a barrier against them. It produces excellent writers, and encourages men of fine genius.
Many people die at twenty five and aren't buried until they are seventy five.
An honest Man will receive neither Money nor Praise that is not his due.
Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain the lazy one never.
Temperance puts wood on the fire, meal in the barrel, flour in the tub, money in the purse, credit in the country, contentment in the house, clothes on the back, and vigor in the body.
Distrust and caution are the parents of security. Benjamin Frankli
While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.
Where there's no law, there's no bread.
Do you love life? Then don't waste time, because time is life!
Thou can'st not joke an enemy into a friend,but thou may'st a friend into an enemy.
Whoever would overthrow the liberty of a nation must begin by subduing the freeness of speech.
Cut the Wings of your Hens and Hopes, lest they lead you a weary Dance after them.
When the well is dry, people know the worth of water. [so appreciate what you have while you have it]
Remember, that six pounds a year is but a groat a day.
Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody.
The rotten apple spoils his companion.
Getting it done is my reward.
It is a grand mistake to think of being great without goodness and I pronounce it as certain that there was never a truly great man that was not at the same time truly virtuous.
Venison and venery defeated me.
The good particular men may do separately, in relieving the sick, is small, compared with what they may do collectively.
Those who would trade in their freedom for their protection deserve neither.
Without justice, courage is weak.
It is the first responsibility of every citizen to question authority.
Those who govern, having much business on their hands, do not generally like to take the trouble of considering and carrying into execution new projects. The best public measures are therefore seldom adopted from previous wisdom, but forced by the occasion.
Nothing's so apt to undermine your confidence in a product as knowing that the commercial selling it has been approved by the company that makes it.
Work while it is called today, for you know not how much you may be hindered tomorrow. One today is worth two tomorrows; never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today.
What science can there be more noble, more excellent, more useful for men, more admirably high and demonstrative, than this of mathematics?
Many have been ruined by buying good Pennyworths.
If you do not exclude them, in less than 200 years our descendants will be working in the fields to furnish them substance, while they will be in the counting houses rubbing their hands. I warn you, gentlemen, if you do not exclude Jews for all time, your children will curse you in your graves.