All that a husband or wife really wants is to be pitied a little, praised a little, and appreciated a little
Quote by Oliver Goldsmith
Hope is such a bait, it covers any hook.
Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall.
They say women and music should never be dated.
All that a husband or wife really wants is to be pitied a little, praised...
There are some faults so nearly allied to excellence that we can scarce weed out...
Be not affronted at a joke. If one throw salt at thee, thou wilt receive...
The hours we pass with happy prospects in view are more pleasing than those crowded...
Of all kinds of ambition, that which pursues poetical fame is the wildest
How happy he who crowns in shades like these, A youth of labour with an...
Romance and novel paint beauty in colors more charming than nature, and describe a happiness...
The best way to make your audience laugh is to start laughing yourself.
With disadvantages enough to bring him to humility, a Scotsman is one of the proudest...
Tenderness is a virtue.
I do not love a man who is zealous for nothing
Conscience is a coward, and those faults it has not strength enough to prevent it...
You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips.
I chose my wife, as she did her wedding gown, for qualities that would wear...
On the stage he was natural, simple, affecting, 'Twas only when he was off, he...
Could a man live by it, it were not unpleasant employment to be a poet.
Surely the best way to meet the enemy is head on in the field and...