Curiosity is, in great and generous minds, the first passion and the last
Quote by Samuel Johnson
What signifies protesting so against flattery! when a person speaks well of one, it must...
No man is a hypocrite in his pleasures.
What we hope ever to do with ease, we must learn first to do with...
Courtesy and good humor are often found with little real worth
Nudists are people who wear one-button suits
There will always be a part, and always a very large part of every community,...
To keep your secret is wisdom; but to expect others to keep it is folly.
The joy of life is variety; the tenderest love requires to be rekindled by intervals...
Life affords no higher pleasure than that of surmounting difficulties, passing from one step of...
This mournful truth is ev'rywhere confess'd,- Slow rises worth by poverty depress'd
Love is the wisdom of the fool and the folly of the wise.
Those who attain any excellence commonly spend life in one pursuit; for excellence is not...
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him...
From ignorance our comfort flows, the only wretched are the wise
Many things difficult to design prove easy to performance.
A man who has not been in Italy, is always conscious of an inferiority.
Revenge is an act of passion; vengeance of justice. Injuries are revenged; crimes are avenged.
Every man who attacks my belief, diminishes in some degree my confidence in it, and...
Being in a ship is being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned.
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.