Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
There are charms made only for distant admiration.
Fraud and falsehood only dread examination. Truth invites it.
Life cannot subsist in society but by reciprocal concessions.
Where there is no difficulty there is no praise
Words are but the signs of ideas.
Marriage is the best state for man in general, and every man is a worst...
Hope is itself a species of happiness, and, perhaps, the chief happiness which this world...
Things don't go wrong and break your heart so you can become bitter and give...
Every reader should remember the diffidence of Socrates, and repair by his candour the injuries...
Leisure and curiosity might soon make great advances in useful knowledge, were they not diverted...
The commercial world is very frequently put into confusion by the bankruptcy of merchants, that...
Whoever thinks of going to bed before twelve o'clock is a scoundrel.
My dear friend, clear your mind of can't.
What we hope ever to do with ease, we must learn first to do with...
Wise married women don't trouble themselves about infidelity in their husbands
He that hopes to look back hereafter with satisfaction upon past years must learn to...
It is better to suffer wrong than to do it, and happier to be sometimes...
Wine gives a man nothing... it only puts in motion what had been locked up...
Wine is a treacherous friend who you must always be on guard for.
Wine is a turncoat; first a friend and then an enemy.