Agriculture not only gives riches to a nation, but the only riches she can call her own
Quote by Samuel Johnson
The man whose genius qualifies him for great undertakings must at least be content to...
Nudists are people who wear one-button suits
There are goods so opposed that we cannot seize both, but, by too much prudence,...
Controversies merely speculative are of small importance in themselves, however they may have sometimes heated...
Your aspirations are your possibilities.
The commercial world is very frequently put into confusion by the bankruptcy of merchants, that...
Avarice is always poor
A coxcomb is ugly all over with the effectation of a fine gentleman.
The necessary connexion of representatives with taxes, seems to have sunk deep into many of...
No man but a blockhead ever wrote, except for money.
Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
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.
A man will turn over half a library to make one book.
It is reasonable to have perfection in our eye that we may always advance toward...
Example is always more efficacious than precept.
To strive with difficulties, and to conquer them, is the highest human felicity.
Life affords no higher pleasure than that of surmounting difficulties, passing from one step of...
Nothing builds self-esteem and self-confidence like accomplishment.
The feeling of accomplishment welled up inside of me, three Olympic gold medals. I knew...
Where is the Life we have lost in living?
Most things in life are moments of pleasure and a lifetime of embarrassment; photography is...
Success has many friends
What makes the difference between wishing and realizing our wishes? Lots of things, and it...