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
I value my garden more for being full of blackbirds than of cherries, and very...
Their is no defense against criticism except obscurity.
Our real blessings often appear to us in the shape of pains, losses and disappointments;...
To be an atheist requires an infinitely greater measure of faith than to receive all...
The Mind that lies fallow but a single Day, sprouts up in Follies that are...
Young men soon give, and soon forget, affronts; old age is slow in both.
If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise...
The fear of death often proves mortal, and sets people on methods to save their...
The unassuming youth seeking instruction with humility gains good fortune.
Suspicion is not less an enemy to virtue than to happiness; he that is already...
Cheerfulness keeps up a kind of daylight in the mind, filling it with a steady...
Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief.
Nature uses extraordinarily ingenious techniques to avoid conflict and competition, and that cooperation is extraordinarily...
What pity is it That we can die, but once to serve our country.
Sunday clears away the rust of the whole week.
When men are easy in their circumstances, they are naturally enemies to innovations.
From hence, let fierce contending nations know, What dire effects from civil discord flow
There is not so variable a thing in nature as a lady's head-dress.
There is not a more unhappy being than a superannuated idol.
Talking with a friend is nothing else but thinking aloud.