No nation was ever ruined by trade.
Eat not to dullness; drink not to elevation.
Early morning hath gold in its mouth.
Fish and visitors smell in three days.
Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.
Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.
It is hard for an empty bag to stand upright.
Whatever is begun in anger ends in shame.
There's small Revenge in Words, but Words may be greatly revenged
How many observe Christ's birthday! How few, his precepts! O! 'tis easier to keep holidays than commandments.
Sin is not harmful because it is forbidden, but it is forbidden because it is hurtful.
Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today.
What maintains one vice would bring up two children.
A word to the wise is enough, and many words won't fill a bushel.
When the well is dry, we know the worth of water