Questioning is not the mode of conversation among gentlemen
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Wise married women don't trouble themselves about infidelity in their husbands
No man is a hypocrite in his pleasures
Suspicion is not less an enemy to virtue than to happiness; he that is already...
The longer we live, and the more we think, the higher value we learn to...
No man but a blockhead ever wrote, except for money.
Surely a long life must be somewhat tedious, since we are forced to call in...
All travel has its advantages. If the passenger visits better countries, he may learn to...
Of the blessings set before you make your choice, and be content.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect.
Hope is itself a species of happiness and, perhaps, the chief happiness which this world...
Golf: A game in which you claim the privileges of age and retain the playthings...
Language is the dress of thought.
The knowledge that something remains yet unenjoyed impairs our enjoyment of the good before us.
To love one that is great, is almost to be great one's self.
Love is the wisdom of the fool and the folly of the wise.
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates
I come into the peace of wild things who do not tax their lives with...
Consider how much more you often suffer from your anger and grief, than from those...