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William Penn's Profile

Brief about William Penn: By info that we know William Penn was born at 1970-01-01. And also William Penn is English Leader.

Some William Penn's quotes. Goto "William Penn's quotation" section for more.

Sense shines with a double luster when it is set in humility. An able yet humble man is a jewel worth a kingdom.

Tags: Humble, Humility, Sense

They have a right to censure that have a heart to help.

Tags: Censure, Heart, Help

Love is the hardest lesson in Christianity; but, for that reason, it should be most our care to learn it.

Tags: Care, Love, Reason

Passion is the mob of the man, that commits a riot upon his reason.

Tags: Mob, Passion, Reason

We are apt to love praise, but not deserve it. But if we would deserve it, we must love virtue more than that.

Tags: Deserve, Love, Virtue

Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. Authority is for children and servants, yet not without sweetness.

Tags: Children, Love, Wife

Force may make hypocrites, but it can never make converts.

Tags: Force, Hypocrites, May

Knowledge is the treasure of a wise man.

Tags: Knowledge, Treasure, Wise

Men are generally more careful of the breed of their horses and dogs than of their children.

Tags: Children, Dogs, Men

Speak properly, and in as few words as you can, but always plainly; for the end of speech is not ostentation, but to be understood.

Tags: End, Speak, Words

The tallest Trees are most in the Power of the Winds, and Ambitious Men of the Blasts of Fortune.

Tags: Fortune, Men, Power

To be a man's own fool is bad enough, but the vain man is everybody's.

Tags: Bad, Enough, Fool

Force may subdue, but love gains, and he that forgives first wins the laurel.

Tags: Force, Love, May

He that lives to live forever, never fears dying.

Tags: Dying, Forever, Lives

If thou wouldst conquer thy weakness, thou must never gratify it.

Tags: Conquer, Thou, Weakness

Kings in this world should imitate God, their mercy should be above their works.

Tags: Above, God, Works

Passion is a sort of fever in the mind, which ever leaves us weaker than it found us.

Tags: Found, Mind, Passion

Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform.

Tags: Promise, Rarely, Wisdom

Some are so very studious of learning what was done by the ancients that they know not how to live with the moderns.

Tags: Done, Learning, Studious

Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than the arguments of its opposers.

Tags: Heat, Often, Truth
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