Affectation is certain deformity; by forming themselves on fantastic models, the young begin with being ridiculous, and often end in being vicious.
Quote by Robert Blair
Robert Blair Quotes
Action, so to speak, is the genius of nature.
Friendship! Mysterious cement of the soul, Sweet'ner of life, and solder of society.
How blunt are all the arrows of thy quiver in comparison with those of guilt.
The grave, dread thing! Men shiver when thou'rt named: Nature appalled, Shakes off her wonted...
Of joys departed, not to return, how painful the remembrance.
Of joys departed, not to return, how painful the remembrance
Throughout the whole vegetable, sensible, and rational world, whatever makes progress towards maturity, as soon...
Its visits, like those of angels, short, and far between.
When it draws near to witching time of night.