He that has done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another, than he whom you yourself have obliged.
Lovers, Travellers, and Poets, will give money to be heard.
Work as if you were to live a hundred years. Pray as if you were to die tomorrow.
Time is money.
Love your Enemies, for they tell you your Faults.
Rather go to bed without dinner than to rise in debt.
Tricks and treachery are the practice of fools that don't have brains enough to be honest.
He does not possess wealth; it possesses him.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.
Would you live with ease, do what you ought, and not what you please.
Great beauty, great strength, and great riches are really and truly of no great use; a right heart exceeds all.
If your head is wax, don't walk in the sun.
Be neither silly, nor cunning, but wise.
How many observe Christ's birthday! How few, his precepts! O! 'tis easier to keep holidays than commandments.
If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.
He who can have patience can have what he will.
Nine men in ten are suicides.
The doors of wisdom are never shut.
Those who surrender freedom for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
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.
If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it from him.
Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and governments.
If you would be loved, love and be lovable.
He that can have Patience, can have what he will.
A learned blockhead is a greater blockhead than an ignorant one.
Whoever would overthrow the liberty of a nation must begin by subduing the freeness of speech.
Happy's the Wooing, that's not long a doing.
Fear to do ill, and you need fear else.
Don't judge men's wealth or godliness by their Sunday appearance.
One today is worth two tomorrows.
To the generous mind the heaviest debt is that of gratitude, when it is not in our power to repay it.
Where there's marriage without love, there will be love without marriage.
Poverty, Poetry, and new titles of honour, make men ridiculous.
Tis easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow it.
Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants.
When in doubt, don't.
Each year one vicious habit discarded, in time might make the worst of us good.
He that drinks his cider alone, let him catch his horse alone.
The first mistake in public business is the going into it.
Hunger is the best pickle.