Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall.
Quote by Oliver Goldsmith
Oliver Goldsmith Quotes
All that a husband or wife really wants is to be pitied a little, praised...
Tenderness is a virtue.
Ask me no questions, and I'll tell you no lies.
Every absurdity has a champion to defend it.
Law grinds the poor, and rich men rule the law.
Could a man live by it, it were not unpleasant employment to be a poet.
Our Garrick's a salad; for in him we see, Oil, vinegar, sugar and saltiness agree
Our greatest glory consists not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall
Romance and novel paint beauty in colors more charming than nature, and describe a happiness...
A man who leaves home to mend himself and others is a philosopher; but he...
I chose my wife, as she did her wedding gown, for qualities that would wear...
They say women and music should never be dated.
With disadvantages enough to bring him to humility, a Scotsman is one of the proudest...
Laws grind the poor, and rich men rule the law
Our greatest glory consists not in never failing, but in rising every time we fall.
Honor sinks where commerce long prevails.
Write how you want, the critic shall show the world you could have written better.
If you were to make little fishes talk, they would talk like whales.
Where wealth accumulates, men decay.
Be not affronted at a joke. If one throw salt at thee, thou wilt receive...