penn quotes

- 10 of 43 Results
When I say artist I don't mean in the narrow sense of the word--but the man who is building things--creating molding the earth--wh ...
The spirit of [William] Penn will not be stayed. You cannot set limits to such knightly adventurers. After their own day is gone t ...
Traditionally Southern statesmen have been orators. A society emphasizing social rituals and manners requires a kind of reverence ...
Much reading is an oppression of the mind, and extinguishes the natural candle, which is the reason of so many senseless scholars ...
No pain, no palm; no thorns, no throne; no gall, no glory; no cross, no crown.
Method goes far to prevent trouble in business: for it makes the task easy, hinders confusion, saves abundance of time, and instru ...
Let the people think they govern and they will be governed.
They have a right to censure that have a heart to help: the rest is cruelty, not justice.
Men are generally more careful of the breed of their horses and dogs than of their children.
Unless comedy touches me as well as amuses me, it leaves me with a sense of having wasted my evening. I go to the theatre to be mo ...
1 2 3 NEXT
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help