William Penn Quotes


35 William Penn quotes:



"Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. Authority is for children and servants, yet not without sweetness."
Author: Penn Quotes Category: Authority Quotes English Leader Quotes
"Believe nothing against another but on good authority; and never report what may hurt another, unless it be a greater hurt to some other to conceal it."
Author: Penn Quotes Category: Authority Quotes
"Where Example keeps pace with Authority, Power hardly fails to be obey'd"
Author: Penn Quotes Category: Authority Quotes
"To be a man's own fool is bad enough; but the vain man is everybody's"
"Where God does not govern, tyrants will rule"
Author: Penn Quotes Category: God Quotes
"Men must be governed by God or they will be ruled by tyrants"
Author: Penn Quotes Category: God Quotes
"To hazard much to get much has more of avarice than wisdom."
Author: Penn Quotes Category: Greed Quotes
"There can be no friendship where there is no freedom. Friendship loves a free air, and will not be fenced up in straight and narrow enclosures."
"All excess is ill, but drunkenness is of the worst sort. It spoils health, dismounts the mind, and unmans men. It reveals secrets, is quarrelsome, lascivious, impudent, dangerous and bad."
Author: Penn Quotes Category: Health Quotes
"Right is right, even if everyone is against it; and wrong is wrong, even if everyone is for it"
Author: Penn Quotes Category: Quotes Quotes
"The public must and will be served."
Author: Penn Quotes Category: Service Quotes Public Quotes
"To be innocent is to be not guilty; but to be virtuous is to overcome our evil inclinations."
Author: Penn Quotes Category: Virtue Quotes
"They that Marry for Money cannot have the true Satisfaction of Marriage; the requisite Means being wanting."
Author: Penn Quotes Category: Marriage Quotes
"I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to any fellow creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again."
Author: Penn Quotes Category: Kindness Quotes
"No pain, no palm; no thorns, no throne; no gall, no glory; no cross, no crown."
Author: Penn Quotes Category: Pain Quotes



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