In beauty, faults conspicuous grow; the smallest speck is seen on snow
Quote by John Gay
An open foe may prove a curse, but a pretended friend is worse.
There is no dependence that can be sure but a dependence upon one's self
We must respect the other fellow's religion, but only in the sense and to the...
Cowards are cruel, but the brave love mercy and delight to save.
To cheat a man is nothing; but the woman must have fine parts, indeed, who...
The brave love mercy, and delight to save.
You can only be called a hypocrite if you judge others first.
A rich rogue nowadays is fit company for any gentleman; and the world, my dear,...
What frenzy dictates, jealousy believes
When we risk no contradiction, it prompts the tongue to deal in fiction
Fools may our scorn, not envy, raise. For envy is a kind of praise.
The comfortable estate of widowhood is the only hope that keeps up a wife's spirits.
Lions, wolves, and vultures don't live together in herds, droves or flocks. Of all animals...
O Polly, you might have toyed and kissed, by keeping men off, you keep them...
I know you lawyers can, with ease, twist words and meanings as you please
In war the heroes always outnumber the soldiers ten to one.
Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.
What then in love can woman do? If we grow fond they shun us. And...
But money, wife, is the true Fuller's Earth for reputations, there is not a spot...
On the choice of friends, Our good or evil name depends.