Law grinds the poor, and rich men rule the law.
Quote by Oliver Goldsmith
Oliver Goldsmith Quotes
Where wealth accumulates, men decay.
The true use of speech is not so much to express our wants as to...
On the stage he was natural, simple, affecting, 'Twas only when he was off, he...
Surely the best way to meet the enemy is head on in the field and...
If you were to make little fishes talk, they would talk like whales.
Honour sinks where commerce long prevails.
Modesty seldom resides in a breast that is not enriched with nobler virtues.
I chose my wife, as she did her wedding gown, for qualities that would wear...
I do not love a man who is zealous for nothing
When lovely woman stoops to folly, and finds too late that men betray, what charm...
Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall.
They say women and music should never be dated.
Tenderness is a virtue.
Romance and novel paint beauty in colors more charming than nature, and describe a happiness...
All that a husband or wife really wants is to be pitied a little, praised...
Girls like to be played with, and rumpled a little too, sometimes.
The hours we pass with happy prospects in view are more pleasing than those crowded...
Ask me no questions, and I'll tell you no lies.
We call them Twinkies. You've seen them on television acting the news, modeling and fracturing...
A dirty mind is a terrible thing to waste.
People tell about two lies a day, or at least that is how many they...
Go to your bosom: Knock there, and ask your heart what it doth know
'Are you mad at me?' Nooooo, I'm actually happy that you broke my heart and...
Wit is cultured insolence.
Love is only a dirty trick played on us to achieve continuation of the species.