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A countryman between two lawyers is like a fish between two cats.   Life
A good conscience is a continual Christmas.   Life
A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the ed...   Life
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as...   Life
A learned blockhead is a greater blockhead than an ignorant one.   Life
A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be...   Life
A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.   Life
A penny saved is a penny earned.   Life
A place for everything, everything in its place.   Life
A small leak can sink a great ship   Life
Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.   Life
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.   Life
All human situations have their inconveniences. We feel those of the p...   Life
All mankind is divided into three classes: those that are immovable, t...   Life
All who think cannot but see there is a sanction like that of religion...   Life
Ambition has its disappointments to sour us, but never the good fortun...   Life
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.   Life
And where is the Prince who can afford to so cover his country with tr...   Life
And whether you're an honest man, or whether you're a thief,Depends on...   Life
Anger is one of the sinews of the soul; he that wants it hath a maimed...   Life
Any society that would give up a little liberty to gain a little secur...   Life
Applause waits on success.   Life
As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every i...   Life
At twenty years of age the will reigns; at thirty, the wit; and at for...   Life
Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every...   Life
Be civil to all; sociable to many; familiar with few; friend to one; e...   Life
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.   Life
Be studious in your profession, and you will be learned. Be industriou...   Life
Beauty and folly are old companions.   Life
Beer is living proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.   Life
Beware of little expenses. A small leak will sink a great ship.   Life
Beware the hobby that eats.   Life
Buy what thou hast no need of and ere long thou shalt sell thy necessi...   Life
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.   Life
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.   Life
Clean your finger before you point at my spots.   Life
Creditors have better memories than debtors.   Life
Diligence is the mother of good luck.   Life
Distrust and caution are the parents of security.   Life
Do not anticipate trouble, or worry about what may never happen. Keep ...   Life
Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.   Life
Do not squander time for that is the stuff life is made of.   Life
Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff ...   Life
Each year one vicious habit discarded, in time might make the worst of...   Life
Eat to please thyself, but dress to please others.   Life
Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.   Life
Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure.   Life
Even peace may be purchased at too high a price.   Peace
Experience is a dear teacher, but fools will learn at no other.   Life
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.   Experience
For having lived long, I have experienced many instances of being obli...   Life
For the want of a nail, the shoe was lose; for the want of a shoe the ...   Life
Gain may be temporary and uncertain; but ever while you live, expense ...   Life
Games lubricate the body and the mind.   Life
Genius without education is like silver in the mine.   Life
God works wonders now and then; Behold a lawyer, an honest man.   Life
Guests, like fish, begin to smell after three days.   Life
Half a truth is often a great lie.   Life
Having been poor is no shame, but being ashamed of it, is.   Life
He does not possess wealth; it possesses him.   Life
He that can have patience can have what he will.   Life
He that composes himself is wiser than he that composes a book.   Life
He that has done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another, ...   Life
He that is of the opinion money will do everything may well be suspect...   Business
He that lives upon hope will die fasting.   Life
He that raises a large family does, indeed, while he lives to observe ...   Life
He that rises late must trot all day.   Life
He that waits upon fortune, is never sure of a dinner.   Life
He that won't be counseled can't be helped.   Life
He that would live in peace and at ease must not speak all he knows or...   Peace
He that's secure is not safe.   Life
He who falls in love with himself will have no rivals.   Life
He who waits upon fortune is never sure of dinner.   Life
He's the best physician that knows the worthlessness of the most medic...   Life
Hear reason, or she'll make you feel her.   Life
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the...   Life
Honesty is the best policy.   Life
How many observe Christ's birthday! How few, his precepts! O! 'tis eas...   Religion
Human felicity is produced not as much by great pieces of good fortune...   Life
Hunger is the best pickle.   Life
I am about courting a girl I have had but little acquaintance with. Ho...   Life
I conceive that the great part of the miseries of mankind are brought ...   Life
I guess I don't so much mind being old, as I mind being fat and old.   Life
I look upon death to be as necessary to our constitution as sleep. We ...   Life
I saw few die of hunger; of eating, a hundred thousand.   Life
I scarce ever heard or saw the introductory words, "Without vanity I m...   Life
I should have no objection to go over the same life from its beginning...   Life
I wake up every morning at nine and grab for the morning paper. Then I...   Life
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.   Life
If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it from him.   Life
If all printers were determined not to print anything till they were s...   Life
If it be the design of Providence to extirpate these savages in order ...   Life
If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.   Life
If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be the g...   Life
If you desire many things, many things will seem few.   Life
If you know how to spend less than you get, you have the philosopher's...   Life
If you would be loved, love and be lovable.   Life
If you would have a faithful servant, and one that you like, serve you...   Life
If you would know the value of money, go and try to borrow some   Life
If you would not be forgotten as soon as you are dead, either write so...   Life
If you wouldn't live long, live well; for folly and wickedness shorten...   Life
In general, mankind, since the improvement of cookery, eats twice as m...   Life
In the affairs of this world, men are saved not by faith, but by the w...   Life
In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxe...   Life
In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.   Business
Industry need not wish.   Life
It is a grand mistake to think of being great without goodness and I p...   Life
It is easier to prevent bad habits than to break them.   Life
It is much easier to suppress a first desire than to satisfy those tha...   Life
It is only when the rich are sick that they fully feel the impotence o...   Life
It is the eye of other people that ruin us. If I were blind I would wa...   Life
It is the working man who is the happy man. It is the idle man who is ...   Life
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards.   Life
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed.   Government
Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.   Life
Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the dilig...   Life
Let no pleasure tempt thee, no profit allure thee, no persuasion move ...   Life
Let thy discontents be thy secrets.   Life
Life's Tragedy is that we get old to soon and wise too late.   Life
Lost time is never found again.   Life
Love and tooth-ache have many cures, but none infallible, except posse...   Life
Lying rides upon debt's back.   Life
Many a long dispute among divines may be thus abridged: It is so. It i...   Life
Many a man thinks he is buying pleasure, when he is really selling him...   Life
Many foxes grow gray but few grow good.   Life
Many people die at twenty five and aren't buried until they are sevent...   Life
Marriage is the most natural state of man, and... the state in which y...   Life
Mine is better than ours.   Life
Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its n...   Life
Money never made a man happy yet, nor will it. The more a man has, the...   Life
Most people return small favors, acknowledge medium ones and repay gre...   Life
Necessity never made a good bargain.   Life
Never confuse motion with action.   Life
Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today.   Life
Never take a wife till thou hast a house (and a fire) to put her in.   Life
Nine men in ten are would be suicides.   Life
Nothing is more fatal to health than an overcare of it.   Life
Observe all men, thyself most.   Life
One today is worth two tomorrows.   Life
Our necessities never equal our wants.   Life
Plough deep while sluggards sleep.   Life
Rather go to bed with out dinner than to rise in debt.   Life
Rebellion against tyrants is obedience to God.   Life
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far m...   Life
Remember that credit is money.   Life
Savages we call them because their manners differ from ours.   Life
She laughs at everything you say. Why? Because she has fine teeth.   Life
Since thou are not sure of a minute, throw not away an hour.   Life
Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry, all things easy. He th...   Life
Sloth, like rust, consumes faster than labor wears, while the used key...   Life
So much for industry, my friends, and attention to one's own business;...   Life
Some people die at 25 and aren't buried until 75.   Life
Take time for all things: great haste makes great waste.   Life
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.   Life
The art of acting consists in keeping people from coughing.   Life
The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You ...   Life
The Constitution only guarantees the American people the right to purs...   Life
The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and e...   Life
The discontented man finds no easy chair.   Life
The doors of wisdom are never shut.   Life
The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignoran...   Life
The eye of the master will do more work than both his hands.   Life
The first mistake in public business is the going into it.   Life
The great secret of succeeding in conversation is to admire little, to...   Life
The greatest monarch on the proudest throne is obliged to sit upon his...   Life
The learned fool writes nonsense in better language that the unlearned...   Life
The man who trades freedom for security does not deserve nor will he e...   Life
The strictest law sometimes becomes the severest injustice.   Life
The U. S. Constitution doesn't guarantee happiness, only the pursuit o...   Life
The use of money is all the advantage there is in having it.   Life
The way to see by Faith is to shut the Eye of Reason.   Life
There are three faithful friends - an old wife, an old dog, and ready ...   Life
There are three things extremely hard: steel, a diamond, and to know o...   Life
There is no kind of dishonesty into which otherwise good people more e...   Life
There never was a truly great man that was not at the same time truly ...   Life
There was never a good war, or a bad peace.   Life
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary s...   Life
They who give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety...   Life
They who would give up an essential liberty for temporary security, de...   Life
Those that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary ...   Life
Those that won't be counseled can't be helped.   Life
Those who govern, having much business on their hands, do not generall...   Life
Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little tempora...   Life
Three can keep a secret if two are dead.   Life
Three can keep a secret, if two of them are dead   Life
Time is money.   Life
To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors no...   Life
To err is human; to repent, divine; to persist, devilish.   Life
To Follow by faith alone is to follow blindly.   Life
Tomorrow every fault is to be amended; but tomorrow never comes.   Life
Tomorrow, every Fault is to be amended; but that Tomorrow never comes.   Life
Tricks and treachery are the practice of fools, that don't have brains...   Life
Trouble springs from idleness, and grievous toil from needless ease.   Life
We are more thoroughly an enlightened people, with respect to our poli...   Life
We must all hang together or assuredly we will all hang seperately.   Life
We must, indeed, all hang together or, most assuredly, we shall all ha...   Life
Wealth is not his that has it, but his that enjoys it.   Life
Well done is better than well said.   Life
What has become clear to you since we last met?   Life
What's a Sun-Dial in the Shade?   Life
Whatever is begun in anger ends in shame.   Life
When befriended, remember it; when you befriend, forget it.   Life
When in doubt, don't.   Life
When men and woman die, as poets sung, his heart's the last part moves...   Life
When you're finished changing, you're finished.   Life
Where liberty is, there is my country.   Life
Where sense is wanting, everything is wanting.   Life
Where there's marriage without love, there will be love without marria...   Life
Who had deceived thee so often as thyself?   Life
Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody.   Life
Who is rich? He that rejoices in his portion.   Life
Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that go...   Life
Wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy.   Life
Wise men don't need advice. Fools won't take it.   Life
Words may show a man's wit but actions his meaning.   Life
Work as if you were to live a hundred years. Pray as if you were to di...   Life
Write injuries in dust, benefits in marble.   Life
You can bear your own faults, and why not a fault in your wife?   Life
You may delay, but time will not.   Time
Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains afte...   Life