Golf: A game in which you claim the privileges of age and retain the playthings of youth.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
To hear complaints is wearisome to the wretched and the happy alike.
Patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel.
The people is a very heterogeneous and confused mass of the wealthy and the poor,...
When men come to like a sea-life, they are not fit to live on land.
A man who exposes himself when he is intoxicated, has not the art of getting...
Those who attain any excellence, commonly spend life in one pursuit; for excellence is not...
What signifies protesting so against flattery! when a person speaks well of one, it must...
Round numbers are always false
When a man says he had pleasure with a woman he does not mean conversation.
Revenge is an act of passion; vengeance of justice. Injuries are revenged; crimes are avenged.
Parents and children seldom act in concert: each child endeavours to appropriate the esteem or...
Every man who attacks my belief, diminishes in some degree my confidence in it, and...
Many things difficult to design prove easy to performance.
If he does really think that there is no distinction between virtue and vice, why,...
Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labor; but even supposing knowledge to be easily...
I look upon every day to be lost, in which I do not make a...
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
Whoever thinks of going to bed before twelve o'clock is a scoundrel.
Bachelors have consciences, married men have wives.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him...