Drive thy business, let not that drive thee.
Let the child's first lesson be obedience, and the second will be what thou wilt.
Wars are not paid for in wartime, the bill comes later.
All wars are follies, very expensive and very mischievous ones.
Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one
Where liberty is, there is my country
The sun of liberty is set; you must light up the candle of industry and economy.
Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.
Poverty wants some things, Luxury many things, Avarice all things
As we must account for every idle word, so we must for every idle silence.
Creditors have better memories than debtors.
'Tis more noble to forgive, and more manly to despise, than to revenge an Injury.
It is the eye of other people that ruin us. If I were blind I would want, neither fine clothes, fine houses or fine furniture.
To the generous mind the heaviest debt is that of gratitude, when it is not in our power to repay it.
Most fools think they are only ignorant.