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
Even peace may be purchased at too high a price.
Honesty is the best policy.
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.
The first mistake in public business is the going into it.
The art of acting consists in keeping people from coughing.
Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad habits are subtracted from your good ones.
Take time for all things: great haste makes great waste.
Where there's marriage without love, there will be love without marriage.
There are three faithful friends - an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
Observe all men, thyself most.
One man's folly is another man's wife.
I was very, very religious. And of course I wrote about it in 'Night.' I questioned God's silence. So I questioned. I don't have an answer for that. Does it mean that I stopped having faith? No. I have faith, but I question it.
My mother is an amazing woman. Not only did she manage the entire household, she noticed a gift in each of her kids and instilled confidence in all of us that that gift would take us wherever we wanted to go.
My mother taught me about the power of inspiration and courage, and she did it with a strength and a passion that I wish could be bottled.
I have held many things in my hands, and I have lost them all but whatever I have placed in God's hands, that I still possess.
For everything I do, I think about a 6-year-old girl and her mom that I saw at my concert last night. I think about what those two individuals would think if I were at a club last night. I never want to be arrested, and I never want to get a DUI, those are my moral values.
Oh my gosh, I feel like I'm really obsessive about anything dealing with my health.
Jesus teaches us to forgive and I've got to trust him on that one.
The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.
My aim in painting has always been the most exact transcription possible of my most intimate impression of nature.