A wise man will make haste to forgive, because he knows the true value of time, and will not suffer it to pass away in unnecessary pain.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Samuel Johnson Quotes
Allow children to be happy in their own way, for what better way will they...
Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect.
Actions are visible, though motives are secret
Money and time are the heaviest burdens of life, and the unhappiest of all mortals...
Few enterprises of great labor or hazard would be undertaken if we had not the...
Revenge is an act of passion; vengeance of justice. Injuries are revenged; crimes are avenged.
Your manuscript is both good and original; but the part that is good is not...
Advice is offensive, it shows us that we are known to others as well as...
In traveling, a man must carry knowledge with him, if he would bring home knowledge.
Men more frequently require to be reminded than informed.
Let me smile with the wise, and feed with the rich.
Of all the griefs that harass the distressed, sure the most bitter is a scornful...
The appearance and retirement of actors are the great events of the theatrical world; and...
It is reasonable to have perfection in our eye that we may always advance toward...
Little people do not wear well under either extremes of fortune
That man (Lord Lyttelton) sat down to write a book, to tell the world what...
We owe to memory not only the increase of our knowledge, and our progress in...
Nature is a hanging judge
If you judge me you don't have time to love me.
Imagination gallops; judgment merely walks