No man was ever so completely skilled in the conduct of life, as not to receive new information from age and experience.
Quote by Jonathan Swift
Books, the children of the brain.
Promises and pie crusts are made to be broken.
Positiveness is a good quality for preachers and speakers because, whoever shares his thoughts with...
Happiness is the perpetual possession of being well deceived.
A nice man is a man of nasty ideas.
We are so fond on one another because our ailments are the same.
Invention is the talent of youth, as judgment is of age.
Nothing is so hard for those who abound in riches as to conceive how others...
Men are happy to be laughed at for their humor, but not for their folly.
As blushing will sometimes make a whore pass for a virtuous woman, so modesty may...
Venus, a beautiful, good-natured lady, was the goddess of love; Juno, a terrible shrew, the...
For in reason, all government without the consent of the governed is the very definition...
May you live all the days of your life.
No preacher is listened to but time, which gives us the same train and turn...
Every dog must have his day.
Although men are accused of not knowing their own weakness, yet perhaps few know their...
Nothing is so great an example of bad manners as flattery. If you flatter all...
I've always believed no matter how many shots I miss, I'm going to make the...
A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart.
Where I am not understood, it shall be concluded that something very useful and profound...