And diff'ring judgments serve but to declare that truth lies somewhere, if we knew but where
Quote by William Cowper
Thus happiness depends, as nature shows, less on exterior things than most suppose.
Freedom hath a thousand charms to show, That slaves however contented never know
Existence is a strange bargain. Life owes us little; we owe it everything. The only...
'Tis hard if all is false that I advance, A fool must now and then...
Remorse, the fatal egg that pleasure laid.
John Gilpin was a citizen Of credit and renown, A train-band captain eke was he...
For 'tis a truth well known to most, That whatsoever thing is lost We seek...
Glory built on selfish principles, is shame and guilt
Absence of occupation is not rest; a mind quite vacant is a mind distressed.
No one was ever scolded out of their sins.
The earth was made so various, that the mind Of desultory man, studious of change,...
Absence of proof is not proof of absence.
Absence of occupation is not rest; A mind quite vacant is a mind distressed.
The dogs did bark, the children screamed, Up flew the windows all; And every soul...
Nature is a good name for an effect whose cause is God.
God made the country, and man made the town.
Where men of judgment creep and feel their way, The positive pronounce without dismay
The innocent seldom find an uncomfortable pillow.
The parson knows enough who knows a Duke.
A self-made man? Yes, and one who worships his creator.