It is folly for an eminent man to think of escaping censure, and a weakness to be affected with it. All the illustrious persons of antiquity, and indeed of every age in the world, have passed through this fiery persecution.
Quote by Joseph Addison
Pride goes before destruction and a haughty spirit before a fall.
He who would pass his declining years with honor and comfort, should, when young, consider...
Sunday clears away the rust of the whole week.
A man must be both stupid and uncharitable who believes there is no virtue or...
The friendships of the world are oft confederacies in vice, or leagues of pleasures.
The important question is not what will yield to man a few scattered pleasures, but...
Plenty of people wish to become devout, but no one wishes to be humble.
To be an atheist requires an infinitely greater measure of faith than to receive all...
Mere bashfulness without merit is awkwardness.
Modesty is not only an ornament, but also a guard to virtue
The woman that deliberates is lost.
In life we don't know how many Love's the Lord will send us, but we...
There is nothing that makes its way more directly into the soul than beauty.
Music, the greatest good that mortals know and all of heaven we have hear below.
Their is no defense against criticism except obscurity.
Ridicule is generally made use of to laugh men out of virtue and good sense,...
Better to die ten thousand deaths than wound my honor.
The fear of death often proves mortal, and sets people on methods to save their...
To be an atheist requires an indefinitely greater measure of faith than to recieve all...
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the soul.