You may delay, but time will not, and lost time is never found again.
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- He who waits upon fortune is never sure of dinner.
- Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today.
- For the want of a nail, the shoe was lose; for the want of a shoe the horse was lose; and for the want of a horse the rider was lost, being overtaken and slain by the enemy, all for the want of care about a horseshoe nail.
- Each year one vicious habit discarded, in time might make the worst of us good.
- Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain the lazy one never.
- I think that a young state, like a young virgin, should modestly stay at home, and wait the application of suitors for an alliance with her; and not run about offering her amity to all the world; and hazarding their refusal. Our virgin is a jolly one; and tho at present not very rich, will in time be a great fortune, and where she has a favorable predisposition, it seems to me well worth cultivating.