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
Surely the best way to meet the enemy is head on in the field and...
Write how you want, the critic shall show the world you could have written better.
Honor sinks where commerce long prevails.
How happy he who crowns in shades like these, A youth of labour with an...
For just experience tells, in every soil, That those who think must govern those who...
Could a man live by it, it were not unpleasant employment to be a poet.
On the stage he was natural, simple, affecting, 'Twas only when he was off, he...
The first time I read an excellent work, it is to me just as if...
Conscience is a coward, and those faults it has not strength enough to prevent it...
People seldom improve when they have no other model but themselves to copy after
A man who leaves home to mend himself and others is a philosopher; but he...
Life is a journey that must be traveled no matter how bad the roads and...
Tenderness is a virtue.
Our Garrick's a salad; for in him we see, Oil, vinegar, sugar and saltiness agree
With disadvantages enough to bring him to humility, a Scotsman is one of the proudest...
Ceremonies are different in every country, but true politeness is everywhere the same.
When lovely woman stoops to folly, and finds too late that men betray, what charm...
Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall.
Where wealth accumulates, men decay.
I was ever of the opinion, that the honest man who married and brought up...