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Quote by Samuel Johnson
Marriage has many pains, but celibacy has no pleasures.
A patriot is he whose public conduct is regulated by one single motive, the love...
You hesitate to stab me with a word, and know not - silence is the...
Nature makes us poor only when we want necessaries, but custom gives the name of...
Music is the only sensual pleasure without vice
To preserve health is a moral and religious duty, for health is the basis of...
The chief glory of every people arises from its authors.
Ignorance, when it is voluntary, is criminal; and he may be properly charged with evil...
Of the blessings set before you make your choice, and be content.
All theory is against the freedom of the will; all experience for it
Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect.
Revenge is an act of passion; vengeance of justice. Injuries are revenged; crimes are avenged.
Patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel.
A man of genius has been seldom ruined but by himself.
Disease is a physical process that generally begins that equality which death completes
Love is the wisdom of the fool and the folly of the wise.
Every quotation contributes something to the stability or enlargement of the language
Men hate more steadily than they love; and if I have said something to hurt...
In time we hate that which we often fear.
She knew with painful certainty that the opposite of love was not hate, but indifference.