A cloudy day or a little sunshine have as great an influence on many constitutions as the most recent blessings or misfortunes.
Quote by Joseph Addison
Blessing In Disguise Quotes
Better to die ten thousand deaths than wound my honor.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of...
A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the soul.
From hence, let fierce contending nations know, What dire effects from civil discord flow
The utmost extent of man's knowledge, is to know that he knows nothing.
No oppression is so heavy or lasting as that which is inflicted by the perversion...
Reading is a basic tool in the living of a good life.
Sunday clears away the rust of the whole week.
To be exempt from the passions with which others are tormented, is the only pleasing...
Young men soon give, and soon forget affronts, Old age is slow in both.
There is not a more unhappy being than a superannuated idol.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor,...
The unassuming youth seeking instruction with humility gains good fortune.
Admiration is a very short-lived passion, that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.
What pity is it That we can die, but once to serve our country.
Knowledge is that which, next to virtue, truly raises one person above another.
The unjustifiable severity of a parent is loaded with this aggravation, that those whom he...
Music, the greatest good that mortals know and all of heaven we have hear below.
It is only imperfection that complains of what is imperfect. The more perfect we are...