The brief span of our poor unhappy life to its final hour is hastening on; and while we drink and… (read more)
Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another
All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price.
I wish it, I command it. Let my will take the place of a reason.
Revenge is always the weak pleasure of a little and narrow mind
No one ever reached the worst of a vice at one leap.
It is difficult not to write satire.
One man meets an infamous punishment for that crime which confers a diadem on others