Pride goes before destruction and a haughty spirit before a fall.
Quote by Joseph Addison
If men would consider not so much where they differ, as wherein they agree, there...
Ridicule is generally made use of to laugh men out of virtue and good sense,...
Let freedom never perish in your hands.
Young men soon give, and soon forget affronts, Old age is slow in both.
A man should always consider how much he has more than he wants.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor,...
What pity is it That we can die, but once to serve our country.
Better to die ten thousand deaths than wound my honor.
Their is no defense against criticism except obscurity.
No oppression is so heavy or lasting as that which is inflicted by the perversion...
Modesty is not only an ornament, but also a guard to virtue.
The post of honour is a private station.
There is not so variable a thing in nature as a lady's head-dress.
Mutability of temper and inconsistency with ourselves is the greatest weakness of human nature.
A just and reasonable modesty does not only recommend eloquence, but sets off every great...
Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief.
Nature uses extraordinarily ingenious techniques to avoid conflict and competition, and that cooperation is extraordinarily...
Good nature is more agreeable in conversation than wit, and gives a certain air to...
There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness.
I watched the sky a long time, concluding that such beauty was reserved for distant,...
There is no such thing as a worthless conversation, provided you know what to listen...
Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own; and from morning...
Wit is the lowest form of humor.