Marriage enlarges the scene of our happiness and of our miseries. A marriage of love is pleasant, of interest, easy, and where both meet, happy. A happy marriage has in it all the pleasures of friendship, all the enjoyments of…
Quote by Joseph Addison
Let freedom never perish in your hands.
Sunday clears away the rust of the whole week.
The important question is not what will yield to man a few scattered pleasures, but...
It is the privilege of posterity to set matters right between those antagonists who, by...
If men would consider not so much where they differ, as wherein they agree, there...
The post of honour is a private station.
Plenty of people wish to become devout, but no one wishes to be humble.
To say that authority, whether secular or religious, supplies no ground for morality is not...
One should take good care not to grow too wise for so great a pleasure...
Mutability of temper and inconsistency with ourselves is the greatest weakness of human nature.
Music, the greatest good that mortals know and all of heaven we have hear below.
True happiness arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one's self, and in...
The stars shall fade away, the sun himself Grow dim with age, and nature sink...
Some virtues are only seen in affliction and others only in prosperity.
Pride goes before destruction and a haughty spirit before a fall.
Modesty is not only an ornament, but also a guard to virtue
Justice is an unassailable fortress, built on the brow of a mountain which cannot be...
The most violent appetites in all creatures are lust and hunger; the first is a...
Men may change their climate, but they cannot change their nature. A man that goes...
Better to die ten thousand deaths than wound my honor.