It is ridiculous for any man to criticize the works of another if he has not distinguished himself by his own performances
Quote by Joseph Addison
Certain is it that there is no kind of affection so purely angelic as of...
He thought he was a wit, and he was half right.
A man that has a taste of music, painting, or architecture, is like one that...
To be an atheist requires an infinitely greater measure of faith than to receive all...
It is only imperfection that complains of what is imperfect. The more perfect we are...
A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.
A man should always consider how much he has more than he wants.
Wit is the fetching of congruity out of incongruity
Talking with a friend is nothing else but thinking aloud.
Men may change their climate, but they cannot change their nature. A man that goes...
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
A man must be both stupid and uncharitable who believes there is no virtue or...
Good nature is more agreeable in conversation than wit, and gives a certain air to...
Justice is an unassailable fortress, built on the brow of a mountain which cannot be...
There is nothing which we receive with so much reluctance as advice.
What pity is it That we can die, but once to serve our country.
When men are easy in their circumstances, they are naturally enemies to innovations.
The unassuming youth seeking instruction with humility gains good fortune.
To be an atheist requires an indefinitely greater measure of faith than to recieve all...
The post of honour is a private station.