Bounty always receives part of its value from the manner in which it is bestowed.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Samuel Johnson Quotes
I am not so much inclined to wonder that marriage is sometimes unhappy, as that...
Getting money is not all a man's business: to cultivate kindness is a valuable part...
Worth seeing? yes; but not worth going to see
Parents and children seldom act in concert: each child endeavours to appropriate the esteem or...
Patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel.
I will be conquered; I will not capitulate.
A coxcomb is ugly all over with the effectation of a fine gentleman.
Friendship is not always the sequel of obligation
There are charms made only for distant admiration.
He that hopes to look back hereafter with satisfaction upon past years must learn to...
Confidence is a plant of slow growth; especially in an aged bosom
You teach your daughters the diameters of the planets and wonder when you are done...
Praise is so pleasing to the mind of man that it is the original of...
To let friendship die away by negligence and silence is certainly not wise. It is...
A fly, Sir, may sting a stately horse and make him wince; but, one is...
Prejudice, not being founded on reason, cannot be removed by argument
Where there is no hope there can be no endeavor
I've always made a total effort, even when the odds seemed entirely against me. I...
Congress, the press, and the bureaucracy too often focus on how much money or effort...
I'm not ignoring you, i'm just waiting to see if you'll make an effort.