The applause of a single human being is of great consequence.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
The endearing elegance of female friendship.
He who praises everybody, praises nobody.
Words are but the signs of ideas.
The people is a very heterogeneous and confused mass of the wealthy and the poor,...
A man's greatest glory doesn't consist in never falling, but in rising every time he...
There are few things that we so unwillingly give up, even in advanced age, as...
A man will turn over half a library to make one book
Human benevolence is mingled with vanity, interest, or some other motive
My dear friend, clear your mind of can't.
That we must all die, we always knew; I wish I had remembered it sooner.
A coxcomb is ugly all over with the effectation of a fine gentleman.
Worth seeing? yes; but not worth going to see
Pleasure is very seldom found where it is sought. Our brightest blazes are commonly kindled...
It is dangerous for mortal beauty, or terrestrial virtue, to be examined by too strong...
What signifies protesting so against flattery! when a person speaks well of one, it must...
There is nothing which has yet been contrived by man, by which so much happiness...
Your aspirations are your possibilities.
The most fatal disease of friendship is gradual decay, or dislike hourly increased by causes...
An ounce of blood is worth more than a pound of friendship.
Friendship is the only cure for hatred, the only guarantee of peace.
We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence and its only...