I know you lawyers can, with ease, twist words and meanings as you please
Quote by John Gay
Law And Lawyers Quotes
You can only be called a hypocrite if you judge others first.
Fools may our scorn, not envy, raise. For envy is a kind of praise.
A rich rogue nowadays is fit company for any gentleman; and the world, my dear,...
Tis woman that seduces all mankind, By her we first were taught the wheedling arts.
No retreat. No retreat. They must conquer or die who've no retreat.
She who has never loved has never lived.
By ignorance is pride increased; Those most assume who know the least
There is no dependence that can be sure but a dependence upon one's self
But money, wife, is the true Fuller's Earth for reputations, there is not a spot...
Shadow owes its birth to light.
What then in love can woman do? If we grow fond they shun us. And...
When we risk no contradiction, it prompts the tongue to deal in fiction
An open foe may prove a curse, but a pretended friend is worse.
In war the heroes always outnumber the soldiers ten to one.
In beauty, faults conspicuous grow; the smallest speck is seen on snow
The comfortable estate of widowhood is the only hope that keeps up a wife's spirits.
Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.
'While there is life, there's hope,' he cried; 'Then why such haste?' so groaned and...
The price of hating other human beings is loving one's self less
Hate is the consequence of fear; we fear something before we hate it; a child...
A poor man with nothing in his belly needs hope, illusion, more than bread.
Practical wisdom is only to be learned in the school of experience. Precepts and instruction...