My dear friend, clear your mind of can't.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Samuel Johnson Quotes
Praise, like gold and diamonds, owes its value only to its scarcity.
Hope is itself a species of happiness, and, perhaps, the chief happiness which this world...
Those who attain any excellence, commonly spend life in one pursuit; for excellence is not...
Fraud and falsehood only dread examination. Truth invites it.
If your determination is fixed, I do not counsel you to despair. Few things are...
A man who exposes himself when he is intoxicated, has not the art of getting...
There are few ways in which a man can be more innocently employed than in...
A am a great friend of public amusements, they keep people from vice.
All travel has its advantages. If the passenger visits better countries, he may learn to...
I can't drink a little, therefore I never touch it. Abstinance is as easy for...
A coxcomb is ugly all over with the effectation of a fine gentleman.
He who does not mind his belly, will hardly mind anything else.
It is a man's own fault, it is from want of use, if his mind...
Adversity has ever been considered the state in which a man most easily becomes acquainted...
A man of genius has been seldom ruined but by himself.
A man seldom thinks with more earnestness of anything than he does of his dinner.
Moral sentences appear ostentatious and tumid, when they have no greater occasions than the journey...
The knowledge that something remains yet unenjoyed impairs our enjoyment of the good before us.
Silent gratitude isn't much use to anyone.
Gratitude is when memory is stored in the heart and not in the mind.