The happiest part of a man's life is what he passes lying awake in bed in the morning.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live
Poetry is the art of uniting pleasure with truth.
To keep your secret is wisdom; but to expect others to keep it is folly.
Being in a ship is being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned.
Pleasure is very seldom found where it is sought. Our brightest blazes are commonly kindled...
All theory is against the freedom of the will; all experience for it
Courage is reckoned the greatest of all virtues; because, unless a man has that virtue,...
Some desire is necessary to keep life in motion, and he whose real wants are...
Just praise is only a debt, but flattery is a present
From ignorance our comfort flows, the only wretched are the wise
It is natural for every man uninstructed to murmur at his condition, because, in the...
Worth seeing? Yes; but not worth going to see.
Self-love is often rather arrogant than blind; it does not hide our faults from ourselves,...
A am a great friend of public amusements, they keep people from vice.
Agriculture not only gives riches to a nation, but the only riches she can call...
But the greater, far the greater number of those who rave and rail (against the...
Money and time are the heaviest burdens of life, and... the unhappiest of all mortals...
Worth seeing? yes; but not worth going to see
When you have vision it affects your attitude. Your attitude is optimistic rather than pessimistic.
You must learn an inner solitude, wherever or with whomsoever you may be. You must...