One should take good care not to grow too wise for so great a pleasure of life as laughter.
Quote by Joseph Addison
Nothing is more amiable than true modesty, and nothing more contemptible than the false
A man must be both stupid and uncharitable who believes there is no virtue or...
Sunday clears away the rust of the whole week.
A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.
Let freedom never perish in your hands.
Admiration is a very short-lived passion that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object,...
From hence, let fierce contending nations know, What dire effects from civil discord flow
Our real blessings often appear to us in the shape of pains, losses and disappointments;...
If men would consider not so much where they differ, as wherein they agree, there...
Reading is a basic tool in the living of a good life.
Men may change their climate, but they cannot change their nature. A man that goes...
An ostentatious man will rather relate a blunder or an absurdity he has committed, than...
The union of the Word and the Mind produces that mystery which is called Life......
He thought he was a wit, and he was half right.
To a man of pleasure every moment appears to be lost, which partakes not of...
Mutability of temper and inconsistency with ourselves is the greatest weakness of human nature.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
To be an atheist requires an indefinitely greater measure of faith than to recieve all...
Justice is an unassailable fortress, built on the brow of a mountain which cannot be...
Better to die ten thousand deaths than wound my honor.