Happiness is a perpetual possession of being well-deceived
Quote by Jonathan Swift
Laws are best explained, interpreted and applied by those whose interest and abilities lie in...
Books, the children of the brain.
I never knew a man come to greatness or eminence who lay abed late in...
Two friendships in two breasts requires The same aversions and desires.
Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others.
Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
Invention is the talent of youth, as judgment is of age.
There is nothing constant in this world but inconsistency.
Venus, a beautiful, good-natured lady, was the goddess of love; Juno, a terrible shrew, the...
When men grow virtuous in their old age, they are merely making a sacrifice to...
Where I am not understood, it shall be concluded that something very useful and profound...
Some people take more care to hide their wisdom, than their folly.
No man was ever so completely skilled in the conduct of life, as not to...
Most sorts of diversion in men, children and other animals, are in imitation of fighting.
My nose itched, and I knew I should drink wine or kiss a fool.
Observation is an old man's memory.
A tavern is a place where madness is sold by the bottle.
A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart.
Of the billionaires I have known, money just brings out the basic traits in them....
Time and money spent in helping men do more for themselves is far better than...