A fishing rod is a stick with a hook at one end and a fool at the other.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Things don't go wrong and break your heart so you can become bitter and give...
I have always said, the first Whig was the Devil~
Round numbers are always false
Some desire is necessary to keep life in motion.
It is not from reason and prudence that people marry, but from inclination
A man who exposes himself when he is intoxicated, has not the art of getting...
Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those who we cannot resemble.
Curiosity is one of the permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous mind.
Scarcely any degree of judgment is sufficient to restrain the imagination from magnifying that on...
Every man has a right to utter what he thinks truth, and every other man...
A vow is a snare for sin
Money confounds subordination.
Inconsistencies cannot both be right; but, imputed to man, they may both be true
All travel has its advantages. If the passenger visits better countries, he may learn to...
There is nothing more fatal to a man whose business is to think than to...
An injustice anywhere is an injustice everywhere.
Patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel.
Justice is indispensably and universally necessary, and what is necessary must always be limited, uniform,...
The foundation of justice is good faith.
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations...