In traveling, a man must carry knowledge with him, if he would bring home knowledge.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
The chief glory of every people arises from its authors.
I hope I shall never be deterred from detecting what I think a cheat, by...
Your manuscript is both good and original, but the part that is good is not...
He that has once concluded it lawful to resist power, when it wants merit, will...
There are few minds to which tyranny is not delightful
Marriage has many pains, but celibacy has no pleasures.
He who praises everybody, praises nobody.
To cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life.
In all pleasure hope is a considerable part
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with...
He that applauds him who does not deserve praise, is endeavoring to deceive the public;...
Most vices may be committed very genteelly: a man may debauch his friend's wife genteelly:...
I have found men to be more kind than I expected, and less just.
While grief is fresh, every attempt to divert only irritates. You must wait till it...
An injustice anywhere is an injustice everywhere.
Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect.
Praise, like gold and diamonds, owes its value only to its scarcity.
Subordination tends greatly to human happiness. Were we all upon an equality, we should have...
Happiness, that grand mistress of the ceremonies in the dance of life, impels us through...
Happiness is a direction, not a place.