Judgment is forced upon us by experience
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Whoever envies another confesses his superiority
Prejudice, not being founded on reason, cannot be removed by argument
Nothing flatters a man as much as the happiness of his wife; he is always...
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live
To prevent evil is the great end of government, the end for which vigilance and...
No man but a blockhead ever wrote except for money.
A wise man is cured of ambition by ambition itself; his aim is so exalted...
Every reader should remember the diffidence of Socrates, and repair by his candour the injuries...
If a man does not make new acquaintances as he advances through life, he will...
Some desire is necessary to keep life in motion.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong...
To be free it is not enough to beat the system, one must beat the...
Life cannot subsist in society but by reciprocal concessions.
What we hope ever to do with ease, we must learn first to do with...
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.
Whoever thinks of going to bed before twelve o'clock is a scoundrel.
Wine gives a man nothing... it only puts in motion what had been locked up...
There are few minds to which tyranny is not delightful
Optimism - the doctrine or belief that everything is beautiful, including what is ugly.
The main doctrine of a fanatic's creed is that his enemies are the enemies of...
Absolutism tempered by assassination