Pity is for the living, envy is for the dead.
~ Mark Twain
William Penn Quotes
O Lord, help me not to despise or oppose what I do not understand.
Let the people think they govern, and they will be governed.
Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love.
True silence is the rest of the mind; it is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.
Men are generally more careful of the Breed of their Horses and Dogs than of their Children.
For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
I expect to pass through life but once. If therefore, there be any kindness I can show, or any good thing I can do to any fellow being, let me do it now, and not defer or neglect it, as I shall not pass this way again.
A true friend unbosoms freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously, and continues a friend unchangeably.
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.
Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform.
Justice is the insurance which we have on our lives and property. Obedience is the premium which we pay for it.
Time is what we want most, but... what we use worst.