A wise man is cured of ambition by ambition itself; his aim is so exalted that riches, office, fortune and favor cannot satisfy him
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Disease is a physical process that generally begins that equality which death completes
Controversies merely speculative are of small importance in themselves, however they may have sometimes heated...
Wise married women don't trouble themselves about infidelity in their husbands
You hesitate to stab me with a word, and know not - silence is the...
Avarice is always poor
There is no wisdom in useless and hopeless sorrow
In the decline of life shame and grief are of short duration; whether it be...
Those who do not feel pain seldom think that it is felt
Power is not sufficient evidence of truth
To improve the golden moment of opportunity, and catch the good that is within our...
Surely a long life must be somewhat tedious, since we are forced to call in...
In traveling, a man must carry knowledge with him, if he would bring home knowledge.
To cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life.
Nudists are people who wear one-button suits
Exercise is labor without weariness.
It is not from reason and prudence that people marry, but from inclination
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
It is better that some should be unhappy rather than that none should be happy,...
We are inclined to believe those whom we do not know because they have never...
It is not true that people are naturally equal for no two people can be...