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.  
  William Penn Quotes   William Penn
All Excess is ill: But Drunkenness is of the worst Sort.  
  William Penn Quotes   William Penn
Let us then try what love can do to mend a broken world.  
  William Penn Quotes   Friday Feeling
Knowledge is the treasure, but judgment is the treasurer of a wise man.  
  Happy Wednesday   William Penn Quotes
If men be good, government cannot be bad.  
  William Penn   Happy Sunday
This is the comfort of friends, that though they may be said to die, yet their friendship and society are, in the best sense, ever present, because immortal.  
  William Penn Quotes   William Penn
I expect to pass through this life but once. Therefore, if there be any kindness I can show, or any good thing I can do for another human being, let me do it now, for I shall not pass this way again.  
  William Penn Quotes   William Penn
Tis admirable to consider, how Powerful the Kings are, yet they move by the Breath of their People.  
  William Penn   William Penn Quotes
Wear none of thine own Chains; but keep free, whilst thou art free.  
  William Penn Quotes   William Penn
(advice to his children)
Much reading is an oppression of the mind, and extinguishes the natural candle, which is the reason of so many senseless scholars in the world.  
  Thursday Thoughts   William Penn
Justice is the insurance which we have on our lives and property. Obedience is the premium which we pay for it.  
  William Penn Quotes   Wednesday Wisdom
The jealous are troublesome to others, but torment to themselves.  
  William Penn   Happy Monday
For death is no more than turning us over from time to eternity.  
  Happy Monday   William Penn Quotes
This is the comfort of the godly: the grave cannot hold them, and they live as soon as they die.
For death is no more than turning us over from time to eternity.  
  Sunday Thoughts   William Penn
He who is taught to live upon little owes more to his father’s wisdom than he who has a great deal left to him owes to his father’s care.  
  Saturday Motivation   William Penn
My prison will be my grave before I budge a jot, for I owe my conscience to no mortal man.  
  Thursday Thoughts   William Penn Quotes
Nothing does reason more right, than the coolness of those that offer it: For Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders, than from the arguments of its opposers.  
  Sunday Thoughts   William Penn Quotes
No pain, no palm; no thorns, no throne; no gall, no glory; no cross, no crown.  
  William Penn Quotes   Happy Sunday
If we would mend the World,
we should mend Ourselves;
and teach our Children to be,
not what we are,
but what they should be.  
  William Penn Quotes   William Penn
No man is fit to command another that cannot command himself.  
  William Penn Quotes   William Penn