I look upon every day to be lost, in which I do not make a new acquaintance.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
It is natural for every man uninstructed to murmur at his condition, because, in the...
The triumph of hope over experience
A man who has not been in Italy, is always conscious of an inferiority.
It is better to suffer wrong than to do it, and happier to be sometimes...
To fix the thoughts by writing, and subject them to frequent examinations and reviews, is...
Those who have any intention of deviating from the beaten roads of life, and acquiring...
This mournful truth is ev'rywhere confess'd,- Slow rises worth by poverty depress'd
Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those who we cannot resemble.
An injustice anywhere is an injustice everywhere.
Marriage, Sir, is much more necessary to a man than to a woman; for he...
Without frugality none can be rich, and with it very few would be poor.
All theory is against the freedom of the will; all experience for it
Small debts are like small shot; they are rattling on every side, and can scarcely...
Disease is a physical process that generally begins that equality which death completes
Things don't go wrong and break your heart so you can become bitter and give...
A man of genius has been seldom ruined but by himself.
Wine gives a man nothing... it only puts in motion what had been locked up...
To preserve health is a moral and religious duty, for health is the basis of...
Women in particular need to keep an eye on their physical and mental health, because...
Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, and not merely the...