Many complain of their memory, few of their judgment.
Three things are men most likely to be cheated in, a horse, a wig, and a wife
The eyes of other people are the eyes that ruin us.
In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.
"Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and governments."
"Idleness is the Dead Sea that swallows all virtues"
"Trouble springs from idleness, and grievous toil from needless ease."
Trouble springs from idleness, and grievous toil from needless ease.
Fools make feasts, and wise men eat them.
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.
Be always at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let each New Year find you a better man.
Search others for their virtues, thy self for thy vices
A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two different things.
Necessity never made a good bargain.