Love and magic have a great deal in common. They enrich the soul, delight the heart. And they both take practice.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
In travelling, a man must carry knowledge with him, if he would bring home knowledge.
The applause of a single human being is of great consequence.
Your aspirations are your possibilities.
Things don't go wrong and break your heart so you can become bitter and give...
Disappointment, when it involves neither shame nor loss, is as good as success; for it...
Every man wishes to be wise, and they who cannot be wise are almost always...
You can't be in politics unless you can walk in a room and know in...
It is a man's own fault, it is from want of use, if his mind...
Most schemes of political improvement are very laughable things
Wine gives a man nothing... it only puts in motion what had been locked up...
The great source of pleasure is variety
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we...
It is peculiarly the business of a monitor to keep his own reputation untainted, lest...
All the arguments which are brought to represent poverty as no evil show it evidently...
Fraud and falsehood only dread examination. Truth invites it.
Nothing is more hopeless than a scheme of merriment.
Players, Sir! I look upon them as no better than creatures set upon tables and...
An injustice anywhere is an injustice everywhere.
Whatever we learn to do, we learn by actually doing it; men come to be...
Since when do we have to agree with people to defend them from injustice?