A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
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Benjamin Franklin Quotes
There was never a good war, or a bad peace.
How few there are who have courage enough to own their faults, or resolution enough to mend them.
It is the working man who is the happy man. It is the idle man who is the miserable man.
God helps those who help themselves.
Content makes poor men rich discontent makes rich men poor.
All who think cannot but see there is a sanction like that of religion which binds us in partnership in the serious work of the world.
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed too severe, seldom executed.
Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure.
Rebellion against tyrants is obedience to God.
At twenty years of age the will reigns at thirty, the wit and at forty, the judgment.
Who ever loved that loved not at first sight
Poetry, almost by definition, calls attention to its language and form.
The saddest thing I can imagine is to get used to luxury.
I was ecstatic they re-named 'French Fries' as 'Freedom Fries'. Grown men and women in positions of power in the U.S. government showing themselves as idiots.
Whether you like it or not, you're forced to come to the realisation that death is out there. But I don't fear death, I'm a fatalist. I believe when it's your time, that's it. It's the hand you're dealt.
I have a lovely family who supports me and it's great.
Let us beware of saying that death is the opposite of life. The living being is only a species of the dead, and a very rare species.
I wear black skinny-fit jeans - I can't get away from them. It's funny because I wore baggy jeans for ages, then one day my friend convinced me to try on a skinny pair and I thought they were great.
Unwearied ceaseless effort is the price that must be paid for turning faith into a rich infallible experience.
There are three constants in life... change, choice and principles.