Life cannot subsist in society but by reciprocal concessions.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Every man wishes to be wise, and they who cannot be wise are almost always...
Worth seeing? yes; but not worth going to see
Though the discoveries or acquisitions of man are not always adequate to the expectations of...
Example is always more efficacious than precept.
Time quickly puts an end to artificial and accidental fame
A man's greatest glory doesn't consist in never falling, but in rising every time he...
Whoever thinks of going to bed before twelve o'clock is a scoundrel.
It is not true that people are naturally equal for no two people can be...
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with...
Everything that enlarges the sphere of human powers, that shows man he can do what...
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong...
Men know that women are an over-match for them, and therefore they choose the weakest...
Hope is itself a species of happiness and, perhaps, the chief happiness which this world...
No man but a blockhead ever wrote except for money.
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.
Human benevolence is mingled with vanity, interest, or some other motive
Knowledge is more than equivalent to force.
He that is already corrupt is naturally suspicious; and he that becomes suspicious will quickly...
Being trusted to cook the dinner...this should be good.
I trusted you as a friend but all i got is a cold shoulder after...