Nature has given women so much power that the law has very wisely given them little.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Music is the only sensual pleasure without vice
I had rather see the portrait of a dog that I know, than all the...
Truth allows no choice
To a poet nothing can be useless
Controversies merely speculative are of small importance in themselves, however they may have sometimes heated...
Every reader should remember the diffidence of Socrates, and repair by his candour the injuries...
It is better to live rich than to die rich.
Nature has given women so much power that the law has very wisely given them...
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with...
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
Life is a progress from want to want, not from enjoyment to enjoyment.
In all pleasure hope is a considerable part
Books to judicious compilers, are useful; to particular arts and professions, they are absolutely necessary;...
In travelling, a man must carry knowledge with him, if he would bring home knowledge.
If a man does not make new acquaintances as he advances through life, he will...
You find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir,...
This mournful truth is ev'rywhere confess'd,- Slow rises worth by poverty depress'd
The appearance and retirement of actors are the great events of the theatrical world; and...
It is only shallow people who do not judge by appearances
I don't believe in love at first sight because it means youre falling in love...