Conscience is a coward, and those faults it has not strength enough to prevent it seldom has justice enough to accuse.
Quote by Oliver Goldsmith
Oliver Goldsmith Quotes
I do not love a man who is zealous for nothing
All that a husband or wife really wants is to be pitied a little, praised...
Be not affronted at a joke. If one throw salt at thee, thou wilt receive...
Girls like to be played with, and rumpled a little too, sometimes.
Modesty seldom resides in a breast that is not enriched with nobler virtues.
Honour sinks where commerce long prevails.
I chose my wife, as she did her wedding gown, for qualities that would wear...
A man who leaves home to mend himself and others is a philosopher; but he...
Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall.
People seldom improve when they have no other model but themselves to copy.
Fortune is ever seen accompanying industry
To the last moment of his breath, On hope the wretch relies; And even the...
Of all kinds of ambition, that which pursues poetical fame is the wildest
A great source of calamity lies in regret and anticipation; therefore a person is wise...
Ask me no questions, and I'll tell you no lies.
Where wealth accumulates, men decay.
Laws grind the poor, and rich men rule the law
All married couples should learn the art of battle as they should learn the art...
I don't want to pull over right now, but I just downed an Arizona Ice...
If variety if the spice of life, marriage is the big can of leftover Spam
Men like war: they do not hold much sway over birth, so they make up...