Separate from the pleasure of your company, I don't much care if I never see another mountain in my life.
Quote by Charles Lamb
Don't introduce me to that man! I want to go on hating him, and I...
Riches are chiefly good because they give us time.
I have had playmates, I have had companions; In my days of childhood, in my...
Here cometh April again, and as far as I can see the world hath more...
The greatest pleasure I know is to do a good action by stealth, and to...
I could never hate anyone I knew.
Pain is life - the sharper, the more evidence of life
Borrowers of books, those mutilators of collections, spoilers of the symmetry of shelves, and creators...
Boys are capital fellows in their own way, among their mates; but they are unwholesome...
Shakespeare is one of the last books one should like to give up, perhaps the...
New Year's Day is every man's birthday.
We grow gray in our spirit long before we grow gray in our hair.
I'd like to grow very old as slowly as possible.
To be sick is to enjoy monarchical prerogatives.
I always arrive late at the office, but I make up for it by leaving...
The beggar is the only person in the universe not obliged to study appearance.
What is reading, but silent conversation.
I am determined that my children shall be brought up in their father's religion, if...
Cards are war, in disguise of a sport.
Asparagus inspires gentle thoughts.