By compassion we make others' misery our own, and so, by relieving them, we relieve ourselves also
Quote by Thomas Browne Sr
To treat a poor wretch with a bottle of Burgundy, and fill his snuffbox, is...
Certainly there is no happiness within this circle of flesh, nor is it in the...
We all labor against our own cure, for death is the cure of all diseases
Obstinacy in a bad cause is but constancy in a good
Yet is every man his greatest enemy, and, as it were, his own executioner
Vice may be had at all prices
Vice is its own reward
It is my view that the vegetarian manner of living by its purely physical effect...
Our virtues are most often but our vices disguised
He has all the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Vices are often habits rather than passions
As long as mankind shall continue to bestow more liberal applause on their destroyers than...
As far as Im concerned, I prefer silent vice to ostentatious virtue.
It is false to say that you are a vicious man, Zoilus; you are not...
Vice knows she's ugly, so puts on her maskVice knows she's ugly, so puts on...
He hadn't a single redeeming vice.
A few vices are sufficient to darken many virtues.
Too much work and too much energy kill a man just as effectively as too...
If he does really think that there is no distinction between virtue and vice, why,...
Vice may be learnt, even without a teacher