Friendship, like love, is destroyed by long absence, though it may be increased by short intermissions.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Love is only one of many passions.
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All travel has its advantages. If the passenger visits better countries, he may learn to...
Moral sentences appear ostentatious and tumid, when they have no greater occasions than the journey...
The law is the last result of human wisdom acting upon human experience for the...
Classical quotation is the parole of literary men all over the world.
Agriculture not only gives riches to a nation, but the only riches she can call...
Admiration begins where acquaintance ceases
To strive with difficulties, and to conquer them, is the highest human felicity.
A fishing rod is a stick with a hook at one end and a fool...
Nothing flatters a man as much as the happiness of his wife; he is always...
No man heartily hates him at who he can laugh
There are few ways in which a man can be more innocently employed than in...
Worth seeing? Yes; but not worth going to see.
From the middle of life onward, only he remains vitally alive who is ready to...
This mournful truth is ev'rywhere confess'd,- Slow rises worth by poverty depress'd
Clear your mind of cant.
Bravery has no place where it can avail nothing.
The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.
Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared half to death.