It is only imperfection that complains of what is imperfect. The more perfect we are the more gentle and quiet we become towards the defects of others.
Quote by Joseph Addison
Joseph Addison Quotes
Admiration is a very short-lived passion that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object,...
Our real blessings often appear to us in the shape of pains, losses and disappointments;...
Cheerfulness keeps up a kind of daylight in the mind, filling it with a steady...
The woman that deliberates is lost.
A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.
Plenty of people wish to become devout, but no one wishes to be humble.
There is nothing that makes its way more directly into the soul than beauty.
To be perfectly just is an attribute of the divine nature; to be so to...
Books are the legacies that a great genius leaves to mankind, which are delivered down...
Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as...
A woman seldom asks advice before she has bought her wedding clothes.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the soul.
Sunday clears away the rust of the whole week.
Admiration is a very short-lived passion, that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.
Justice is an unassailable fortress, built on the brow of a mountain which cannot be...
Ridicule is generally made use of to laugh men out of virtue and good sense,...
Their is no defense against criticism except obscurity.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field. I will meet you...
It was hard for me to do the show (All American Girl) because a lot...