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
Mysterious love, uncertain treasure, hast thou more of pain or pleasure! Endless torments dwell about...
Among all kinds of Writing, there is none in which Authors are more apt to...
Wit is the fetching of congruity out of incongruity
Reading is a basic tool in the living of a good life.
Nothing is more amiable than true modesty, and nothing more contemptible than the false
Let freedom never perish in your hands.
Mirth is like a flash of lightning, that breaks through a gloom of clouds, and...
The woman that deliberates is lost.
Admiration is a very short-lived passion, that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.
A just and reasonable modesty does not only recommend eloquence, but sets off every great...
Everything that is new or uncommon raises a pleasure in the imagination, because it fills...
Jesters do often prove prophets.
A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.
Young men soon give, and soon forget affronts, Old age is slow in both.
There is not a more unhappy being than a superannuated idol.
The post of honour is a private station.
A man should always consider how much he has more than he wants.
To be an atheist requires an infinitely greater measure of faith than to receive all...
If atheism is a religion, then bald is a hair color
No one is so thoroughly superstitious as the godless man