It is the privilege of posterity to set matters right between those antagonists who, by their rivalry for greatness, divided a whole age.
Quote by Joseph Addison
When men are easy in their circumstances, they are naturally enemies to innovations.
The woman that deliberates is lost.
Cheerfulness keeps up a kind of daylight in the mind, filling it with a steady...
The post of honour is a private station.
Is there not some chosen curse, some hidden thunder in the stores of heaven, red...
Pride goes before destruction and a haughty spirit before a fall.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of...
Their is no defense against criticism except obscurity.
Animals, in their generation, are wiser than the sons of men; but their wisdom is...
A just and reasonable modesty does not only recommend eloquence, but sets off every great...
If we hope for what we are not likely to possess, we act and think...
Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health, and is as friendly to the mind as...
Music, the greatest good that mortals know and all of heaven we have hear below.
The fear of death often proves mortal, and sets people on methods to save their...
Some virtues are only seen in affliction and others only in prosperity.
Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as...
Sunday clears away the rust of the whole week.
That he delights in the misery of others no man will confess, and yet what...
There is nothing more requisite in business than despatch.
Jesters do often prove prophets.