The power of fortune is confessed only by the miserable, for the happy impute all their success to prudence or merit.
Quote by Jonathan Swift
Two friendships in two breasts requires The same aversions and desires.
Argument, as usually managed, is the worst sort of conversation, as in books it is...
May you live every day of your life.
Every dog must have his day.
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman
A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart.
May you live all the days of your life.
As love without esteem is capricious and volatile; esteem without love is languid and cold.
For in reason, all government without the consent of the governed is the very definition...
How is it possible to expect mankind to take advice when they will not so...
Flattery is the worst and falsest way of showing our esteem
I've always believed no matter how many shots I miss, I'm going to make the...
Nothing is so great an example of bad manners as flattery. If you flatter all...
The want of belief is a defect that ought to be concealed when it cannot...
When men grow virtuous in their old age, they are merely making a sacrifice to...
He was a fiddler, and consequently a rogue.
Men are happy to be laughed at for their humor, but not for their folly.
I never wonder to see men wicked, but I often wonder to see them not...
No wise man ever wished to be younger.
Under this window in stormy weather I marry this man and woman together; Let none...