Power is no blessing in itself, except when it is used to protect the innocent.
Quote by Jonathan Swift
How is it possible to expect mankind to take advice when they will not so...
The proper words in the proper places are the true definition of style.
He was a bold man that first eat on oyster.
When men grow virtuous in their old age, they are merely making a sacrifice to...
Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old.
Positiveness is a good quality for preachers and speakers because, whoever shares his thoughts with...
A man should never be ashamed to own that he has been in the wrong,...
Principally I hate and detest that animal called man; although I heartily love John, Peter,...
If Heaven had looked upon riches to be a valuable thing, it would not have...
A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart.
Every dog must have his day.
Invention is the talent of youth, as judgment is of age.
I wonder what fool it was that first invented kissing.
No man was ever so completely skilled in the conduct of life, as not to...
Laws are like cobwebs, which may catch small flies, but let wasps and hornets break...
Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
Nothing is so great an example of bad manners as flattery. If you flatter all...
As love without esteem is capricious and volatile; esteem without love is languid and cold.
Don't set your wit against a child.
No wise man ever wished to be younger.