Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his passions. Who is rich? He who is content. Who is that? Nobody
Reading makes a full man, meditation a profound man, discourse a clear man.
Do not anticipate trouble, or worry about what may never happen. Keep in the sunlight
Do not anticipate trouble or worry about what may never happen. Keep in the sunlight
Glass, china, and reputation are easily cracked, and never mended well.
One good husband is worth two good wives, for the scarcer things are, the more they are valued.
Lighthouses are more helpful than churches.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
Three can keep a secret if two are dead.
Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Who had deceived thee so often as thyself?
Tricks and treachery are the practice of fools, that don't have brains enough to be honest.
Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance
Take counsel in wine, but resolve afterwards in water.