An obstacle is often an unrecognized opportunity
Quote by Robert South
Speech was given to the ordinary sort of men, whereby to communicate their mind; but...
God afflicts with the mind of a father, and kills for no other purpose but...
It is the work of fancy to enlarge, but of judgment to shorten and contract;...
Let a man be but in earnest in praying against a temptation as the tempter...
Abstinence is the great strengthener and clearer of reason.
Folly enlarges men's desires while it lessens their capacities.
Defeat should never be a source of discouragement but rather a fresh stimulus
In all worldly things that a man pursues with the greatest eagerness he finds not...
Innocence is like polished armor; it adorns and defends
An Aristotle was but the rubbish of an Adam, and Athens but the rudiments of...
Problems can become opportunities when the right people come together.
Defeat should never be a source of discouragement but rather a fresh stimulus.
Loquacity storms the ear, but modesty takes the heart.
Novelty is the great parent of pleasure
The mind begins to boggle at unnatural substances as things paradoxical and incomprehensible.
Similes prove nothing, but yet greatly lighten and relieve the tedium of argument.
Novelty is the great parent of pleasure.
Speech was given to the ordinary sort or men, whereby to communicate their mind; but...
Anger is a transient hatred; or at least very like it.
The seven wise men of Greece, so famous for their wisdom all the world over,...