Life is a progress from want to want, not from enjoyment to enjoyment.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Samuel Johnson Quotes
Our aspirations are our possibilities.
But the greater, far the greater number of those who rave and rail (against the...
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
I have found men to be more kind than I expected, and less just.
Promise, large promise, is the soul of an advertisement.
It is better a man should be abused than forgotten.
Things don't go wrong and break your heart so you can become bitter and give...
When once a man has made celebrity necessary to his happiness, he has put it...
Curiosity is, in great and generous minds, the first passion and the last
Wise married women don't trouble themselves about infidelity in their husbands
Reason and truth will prevail at last
To tell of disappointment and misery, to thicken the darkness of futurity, and perplex the...
In traveling, a man must carry knowledge with him, if he would bring home knowledge.
Fear is implanted in us as a preservative from evil but its duty, like that...
Almost every man wastes part of his life in attempts to display qualities which he...
Pride is a vice, which pride itself inclines every man to find in others, and...
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
Gratitude is a fruit of great cultivation; you do not find it among gross people
"I believe the truest way to show gratitude to God is by sharing with a...
Ingratitude is treason to mankind