In the bottle discontent seeks for comfort, cowardice for courage, and bashfulness for confidence.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Never, my dear Sir, do you take it into your head that I do not...
Power is not sufficient evidence of truth
Curiosity is one of the permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous mind.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him...
Power is not sufficient evidence of truth.
Courage is a quality so necessary for maintaining virtue, that it is always respected, even...
No place affords a more striking conviction of the vanity of human hopes than a...
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking
The great source of pleasure is variety
Books to judicious compilers, are useful; to particular arts and professions, they are absolutely necessary;...
A vow is a snare for sin
Agriculture not only gives riches to a nation, but the only riches she can call...
It is better that some should be unhappy rather than that none should be happy,...
Whatever is attempted without previous certainty of success, may be considered as a project, and...
Praise, like gold and diamonds, owes its value only to its scarcity.
Promise, large promise, is the soul of an advertisement.
I have always considered it as treason against the great republic of human nature, to...
There is no wisdom in useless and hopeless sorrow
The wrath of the lion is the wisdom of God.
Go, teach eternal wisdom how to rule