A good conscience is to the soul what health is to the body; it preserves constant ease and serenity within us; and more than countervails all the calamities and afflictions which can befall us from without.
Quote by Joseph Addison
In life we don't know how many Love's the Lord will send us, but we...
One should take good care not to grow too wise for so great a pleasure...
It is the privilege of posterity to set matters right between those antagonists who, by...
Knowledge is that which, next to virtue, truly raises one person above another.
The important question is not what will yield to man a few scattered pleasures, but...
The fear of death often proves mortal, and sets people on methods to save their...
Nothing is more amiable than true modesty, and nothing more contemptible than the false
Music, the greatest good that mortals know and all of heaven we have hear below.
Young men soon give, and soon forget affronts, Old age is slow in both.
The post of honour is a private station.
A woman seldom asks advice before she has bought her wedding clothes.
There is nothing that makes its way more directly into the soul than beauty.
A man should always consider how much he has more than he wants.
When men are easy in their circumstances, they are naturally enemies to innovations.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
Is there not some chosen curse, some hidden thunder in the stores of heaven, red...
What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be...
To be an atheist requires an indefinitely greater measure of faith than to recieve all...
Talking with a friend is nothing else but thinking aloud.
Admiration is a very short-lived passion, that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.