The most fatal disease of friendship is gradual decay, or dislike hourly increased by causes too slender for complaint, and too numerous for removal.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
It is better a man should be abused than forgotten.
Every man has a right to utter what he thinks truth, and every other man...
Every man who attacks my belief, diminishes in some degree my confidence in it, and...
Advertisements are now so numerous that they are very negligently perused, and it is therefore...
All theory is against freedom of the will; all experience for it.
The great source of pleasure is variety
Excellence in any department can be attained only by the labor of a lifetime; it...
A man who exposes himself when he is intoxicated, has not the art of getting...
A man's greatest glory doesn't consist in never falling, but in rising every time he...
From the middle of life onward, only he remains vitally alive who is ready to...
Men more frequently require to be reminded than informed.
Nothing is more hopeless than a scheme of merriment
Almost every man wastes part of his life in attempts to display qualities which he...
In travelling, a man must carry knowledge with him, if he would bring home knowledge.
Criticism is a study by which men grow important and formidable at very small expenses
Nudists are people who wear one-button suits
There are charms made only for distant admiration.
I never desire to converse with a man who has written more than he has...
The true spirit of conversation consists in building on another man's observation, not overturning it
Writing, when properly managed, (as you may be sure I think mine is) is but...