Life cannot subsist in society but by reciprocal concessions.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Samuel Johnson Quotes
A man's greatest glory doesn't consist in never falling, but in rising every time he...
To tell of disappointment and misery, to thicken the darkness of futurity, and perplex the...
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
So many objections may be made to everything, that nothing can overcome them but the...
Poetry is the art of uniting pleasure with truth.
An injustice anywhere is an injustice everywhere.
When a man says he had pleasure with a woman he does not mean conversation.
Wise married women don't trouble themselves about infidelity in their husbands
Treating your adversary with respect is striking soft in battle.
You find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir,...
From ignorance our comfort flows, the only wretched are the wise
The people is a very heterogeneous and confused mass of the wealthy and the poor,...
Your manuscript is both good and original, but the part that is good is not...
Disease is a physical process that generally begins that equality which death completes
He that would be superior to external influences must first become superior to his own...
Depend upon it that if a man talks of his misfortunes there is something in...
Revenge is an act of passion; vengeance of justice. Injuries are revenged; crimes are avenged.
Courage is the greatest of all virtues, because if you haven't courage, you may not...
Courage is almost a contradiction in terms. It means a strong desire to live taking...
Have the courage to live. Anyone can die.