By ignorance is pride increased; Those most assume who know the least
Quote by John Gay
In beauty, faults conspicuous grow; the smallest speck is seen on snow
She who has never loved has never lived.
An open foe may prove a curse, but a pretended friend is worse.
What then in love can woman do? If we grow fond they shun us. And...
Gamesters and highwaymen are generally very good to their whores, but they are very devils...
But money, wife, is the true Fuller's Earth for reputations, there is not a spot...
Tell me and I forget. Show me and I remember. Involve me and I understand.
There is no dependence that can be sure but a dependence upon one's self
A rich rogue nowadays is fit company for any gentleman; and the world, my dear,...
Shadow owes its birth to light.
Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.
Cowards are cruel, but the brave love mercy and delight to save.
'While there is life, there's hope,' he cried; 'Then why such haste?' so groaned and...
In war the heroes always outnumber the soldiers ten to one.
We only part to meet again.
But his kiss was so sweet, and so closely he pressed, that I languished and...
Fools may our scorn, not envy, raise. For envy is a kind of praise.
Those who in quarrels interpose, must often wipe a bloody nose.
Lions, wolves, and vultures don't live together in herds, droves or flocks. Of all animals...
O Polly, you might have toyed and kissed, by keeping men off, you keep them...