A jest breaks no bones
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Nature makes us poor only when we want necessaries, but custom gives the name of...
Courtesy and good humor are often found with little real worth.
Life cannot subsist in society but by reciprocal concessions.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong...
Golf: A game in which you claim the privileges of age and retain the playthings...
Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect.
The habit of looking on the bright side of every event is worth more than...
Praise, like gold and diamonds, owes its value only to its scarcity.
The inevitable consequence of poverty is dependence
Nobody can write the life of a man but those who have eat and drunk...
He who praises everybody, praises nobody.
Whoever thinks of going to bed before twelve o'clock is a scoundrel.
A man who exposes himself when he is intoxicated, has not the art of getting...
Nudists are people who wear one-button suits
Actions are visible, though motives are secret.
Man alone is born crying, lives complaining, and dies disappointed.
All theory is against freedom of the will; all experience for it.
How can children credit the assertions of parents, which their own eyes show them to...
The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are...
Children will watch anything, and when a broadcaster uses crime and violence and other shoddy...
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it...
That look you give your friend when they say something they weren't supposed to mention...