Nature is a hanging judge
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Quotation is the highest compliment you can pay to an author
Your manuscript is both good and original, but the part that is good is not...
Sir, we are a nest of singing birds
No man but a blockhead ever wrote, except for money.
The applause of a single human being is of great consequence.
The endearing elegance of female friendship.
No degree of knowledge attainable by man is able to set him above the want...
He who praises everybody, praises nobody.
The necessary connexion of representatives with taxes, seems to have sunk deep into many of...
That is the happiest conversation where there is no competition, no vanity, but a calm,...
The world is like a grand staircase, some are going up and some are going...
He who waits to do a great deal of good at once will never do...
To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all ambition.
There are charms made only for distant admiration.
Prepare for death, if here at night you roam, and sign your will before you...
That we must all die, we always knew; I wish I had remembered it sooner.
You find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir,...
You cannot spend money in luxury without doing good to the poor. Nay, you do...
The chief glory of every people arises from its authors.
The future is purchased by the present.