Speech was given to the ordinary sort of men, whereby to communicate their mind; but to wise men, whereby to conceal it.
Quote by Robert South
God expects from men something more than at such times, and that it were much...
Similes prove nothing, but yet greatly lighten and relieve the tedium of argument.
Problems can become opportunities when the right people come together.
Anger is a transient hatred; or at least very like it.
Novelty is the great parent of pleasure.
An Aristotle was but the rubbish of an Adam, and Athens but the rudiments of...
Folly enlarges men's desires while it lessens their capacities.
Novelty is the great parent of pleasure
Abstinence is the great strengthener and clearer of reason.
An obstacle is often an unrecognized opportunity
The seven wise men of Greece, so famous for their wisdom all the world over,...
Speech was given to the ordinary sort or men, whereby to communicate their mind; but...
Defeat should never be a source of discouragement but rather a fresh stimulus
Let a man be but in earnest in praying against a temptation as the tempter...
The mind begins to boggle at unnatural substances as things paradoxical and incomprehensible.
Defeat should never be a source of discouragement but rather a fresh stimulus.
Innocence is like polished armor; it adorns and defends
Innocence is lucky if it finds the same protection as guilt
That's what it takes to be a hero, a little gem of innocence inside you...
The few wonders of the world only exist while there are those with the sight...