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
The hours we pass with happy prospects in view are more pleasing than those crowded...
Our Garrick's a salad; for in him we see, Oil, vinegar, sugar and saltiness agree
He who seeks for applause only from without has all his happiness in another's keeping.
As writers become more numerous, it is natural for readers to become more indolent.
To the last moment of his breath, On hope the wretch relies; And even the...
They say women and music should never be dated.
How happy he who crowns in shades like these, A youth of labour with an...
She who makes her husband and her children happy, who reclaims the one from vice,...
Modesty seldom resides in a breast that is not enriched with nobler virtues.
Life is a journey that must be traveled no matter how bad the roads and...
Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall.
Every absurdity has a champion to defend it.
All that a husband or wife really wants is to be pitied a little, praised...
I was ever of the opinion, that the honest man who married and brought up...
The greatest object in the universe, says a certain philosopher, is a good man struggling...
Fortune is ever seen accompanying industry
Hope is such a bait, it covers any hook.
Be not affronted at a joke. If one throw salt at thee, thou wilt receive...
Tenderness is a virtue.
Ceremonies are different in every country, but true politeness is everywhere the same.