The fool of nature stood with stupid eyes And gaping mouth, that testified surprise
Quote by John Dryden
Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.
He who trusts secrets to a servant makes him his master
Tomorrow do thy worst, I have lived today.
And plenty makes us poor.
Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is, with thoughts of what may...
Repentance is but want of power to sin.
The sooner you treat your son as a man, the sooner he will be one.
Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is with thoughts of what may...
It is madness to make fortune the mistress of events, because by herself she is...
Successful crimes alone are justified
By education most have been misled; so they believe, because they were bred. The priest...
All things are subject to decay and when fate summons, monarchs must obey.
Self-defence is Nature's eldest law.
War is the trade of kings.
Every age has a kind of universal genius, which includes those that live in it...
By viewing Nature, Nature's handmaid, art, makes mighty things from small beginnings grow.
Reason is a crutch for age, but youth is strong enough to walk alone.
Go miser go, for money sell your soul. Trade wares for wares and trudge from...
Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
When I consider life, it is all a cheat. Yet fooled with hope, people favor...