If you ever have to support a flagging conversation, introduce the topic of eating
Quote by Leigh Hunt
Affection, like melancholy, magnifies trifles; but the magnifying of the one is like looking through...
The same people who can deny others everything are famous for refusing themselves nothing.
Sympathizing and selfish people are alike, both given to tears.
The person who can be only serious or only cheerful, is but half a man.
Colors are the smiles of nature.
The only place a new hat can be carried into with safety is a church,...
Your second-hand bookseller is second to none in the worth of the treasures he dispenses.
Stolen kisses are always sweetest.
Stolen kisses are always sweetest
It is books that teach us to refine our pleasures when young, and to recall...
Great woman belong to history and to self sacrifice.
There are two worlds: the world we can measure with line and rule, and the...
The groundwork of all happiness is health.
If you ever have to support a flagging conversation, introduce the topic of eating.
Those who have lost an infant are never, in a way, without an infant.
If you are ever at a loss to support a flagging conversation, introduce the subject...
Wit is the clash and reconcilement of incongruities, the meeting of extremes around a corner
Wit is the fetching of congruity out of incongruity
He thought he was a wit, and he was half right.
Wit is a treacherous dart. It is perhaps the only weapon with which it is...