A woman seldom asks advice before she has bought her wedding clothes.
Quote by Joseph Addison
No oppression is so heavy or lasting as that which is inflicted by the perversion...
When somebody gives you a sexy look, you know they're trying. It's terrible! But when...
To be perfectly just is an attribute of the divine nature; to be so to...
If we may believe our logicians, man is distinguished from all other creatures by the...
Arguments out of a pretty mouth are unanswerable
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
Mirth is like a flash of lightning, that breaks through a gloom of clouds, and...
What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be...
Plenty of people wish to become devout, but no one wishes to be humble.
Everything that is new or uncommon raises a pleasure in the imagination, because it fills...
A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love,...
When men are easy in their circumstances, they are naturally enemies to innovations.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor,...
Modesty is not only an ornament, but also a guard to virtue
From hence, let fierce contending nations know, What dire effects from civil discord flow
Mere bashfulness without merit is awkwardness.
Admiration is a very short-lived passion, that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.
I have always been an admirer. I regard the gift of admiration as indispensable if...
Ignorance is the mother of admiration