Tricks and treachery are the practice of fools, that don't have brains enough to be honest.
He's the best physician that knows the worthlessness of the most medicines.
Some are weather-wise, some are otherwise.
Do not squander time for that is the stuff life is made of.
It is much easier to suppress a first desire than to satisfy those that follow.
You may delay, but time will not.
Those who desire to give up freedom in order to gain security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
He that has neither fools, whores nor beggars among his kindred, is the son of a thunder-gust
Pride breakfasted with Plenty, dined with Poverty, supped with Infamy.
Ill customs and bad advice are seldom forgotten.
I think that a young state, like a young virgin, should modestly stay at home, and wait the application of suitors for an alliance with her and not run about offering her amity to all the world and hazarding their refusal. . . .
To be proud of knowledge is to be blind with light.
A good conscience is a continued Christmas.
Drink Water, Put the Money in your Pocket, and leave the Dry-bellyach in the Punchbowl
Grace thou thy House, and let not that grace thee.
The man who does things makes many mistakes, but he never makes the biggest mistake of all doing nothing.
There is much money given to be laught at, though the purchasers don't know it witness A's fine horse, and B's fine house
If you would have a faithful servant, and one that you like, serve yourself.
God works wonders now and then; Behold a lawyer, an honest man.
Singularity in the right hath ruined many happy those who are convinced of the general opinion.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
Early morning hath gold in its mouth.
Most fools think they are only ignorant.
Some people die at 25 and aren't buried until 75.
Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy And he that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake his business at night while laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.
We are a kind of posterity in respect to them.
Up, sluggard, and waste not life in the grave will be sleeping enough
He that hath a trade hath an estate he that hath a calling hath an office of profit and honor.
Proclaim not all thou knowest, all thou hast, nor all thou canst.
The learned fool writes his nonsense in better language than the unlearned, but it is still nonsense.
Steve Bartlett - Michael McLaughlin - Michael Dukakis - Maurice Bishop - Joe Lieberman - Jeb Bush - James Roosevelt - Hubert H. Humphrey - Helmut Kohl - Benito Mussolini