Haste makes Work which Caution prevents.
More quotes by William Penn
I expect to pass through life but once. If therefore there be any kindness I can show…let me do it now.- William Penn
If thou art clean and warm, it is sufficient; for more doth but rob the Poor, and please the Wanton.
More quotes about Wisdom
Sir, he was dull in company, dull in his closet, dull everywhere. He was dull in a new way, and that made many people think him great.
If a man knew anything, he would sit in a corner and be modest; but he is such an ignorant peacock, that he goes bustling up and down, and hits on extraordinary discoveries.
Lest I keep my complacent way I must remember somewhere out there a person died for me today. As long as there must be war, I ask and I must answer was I worth dying for?
Fortune knocks at every man’s door once in a life, but in a good many cases the man is in a neighboring saloon and does not hear her.