Revenge is an act of passion; vengeance of justice. Injuries are revenged; crimes are avenged.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
It is a man's own fault, it is from want of use, if his mind...
All theory is against the freedom of the will; all experience for it
Dr Blair . . . asked . . . whether he thought any man of...
He who praises everybody, praises nobody.
The basis of all excellence is truth: he that professes love ought to feel its...
Wise married women don't trouble themselves about infidelity in their husbands
Promise, large promise, is the soul of an advertisement.
Where there is no difficulty there is no praise
Curiosity is, in great and generous minds, the first passion and the last
Those who are in the power of evil habits must conquer them as they can;...
I believe marriages would in general be as happy, and often more so, if they...
I never desire to converse with a man who has written more than he has...
Every man is prompted by the love of himself to imagine that he possesses some...
He that undervalues himself will undervalue others, and he that undervalues others will oppress them.
Most vices may be committed very genteelly: a man may debauch his friend's wife genteelly:...
Accustom your children constantly to this; if a thing happened at one window and they,...
Music is the only sensual pleasure without vice
No man is a hypocrite in his pleasures.
Dont you ever let a soul in the world tell you that you cant be...
Don't lose yourself in any situation, circumstance or relationship. Stay true to who you are!...