Love and scandal are the best sweeteners of tea.
Quote by Henry Fielding
Wine is a turncoat; first a friend and then an enemy.
Read in order to live.
He that can heroically endure adversity will bear prosperity with equal greatness of soul; for...
A newspaper consists of just the same number of words, whether there be any news...
Now, in reality, the world has paid too great a compliment to critics, and has...
Now, in reality, the world have paid too great a compliment to critics, and have...
Guilt has very quick ears to an accusation.
When widows exclaim loudly against second marriages, I would always lay a wager than the...
Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will...
A lover, when he is admitted to cards, ought to be solemnly silent, and observe...
Conscience - the only incorruptible thing about us.
It is not death, but dying, which is terrible.
Scarcely one person in a thousand is capable of tasting the happiness of others.
What's vice today may be virtue, tomorrow.
The devil take me, if I think anything but love to be the object of...
There is perhaps no surer mark of folly, than to attempt to correct natural infirmities...
Money is the fruit of evil, as often as the root of it.
The prudence of the best heads is often defeated by the tenderness of the best...
Good nature without prudence, is foolishness
Prudent people are very happy; 'tis an exceeding fine thing, that's certain, but I was...