Fortune is ever seen accompanying industry
Quote by Oliver Goldsmith
Surely the best way to meet the enemy is head on in the field and...
Girls like to be played with, and rumpled a little too, sometimes.
Ceremonies are different in every country, but true politeness is everywhere the same.
Laws grind the poor, and rich men rule the law
All that a husband or wife really wants is to be pitied a little, praised...
Our pleasures are short, and can only charm at intervals; love is a method of...
They may talk of a comet, or a burning mountain, or some such bagatelle; but...
There are some faults so nearly allied to excellence that we can scarce weed out...
Could a man live by it, it were not unpleasant employment to be a poet.
Modesty seldom resides in a breast that is not enriched with nobler virtues.
The best way to make your audience laugh is to start laughing yourself.
How happy he who crowns in shades like these, A youth of labour with an...
I do not love a man who is zealous for nothing
I was ever of the opinion, that the honest man who married and brought up...
Every absurdity has a champion to defend it.
Law grinds the poor, and rich men rule the law.
A man who leaves home to mend himself and others is a philosopher; but he...
The hours we pass with happy prospects in view are more pleasing than those crowded...
Where wealth accumulates, men decay.
Be not affronted at a joke. If one throw salt at thee, thou wilt receive...