The same people who can deny others everything are famous for refusing themselves nothing.
Quote by Leigh Hunt
If you ever have to support a flagging conversation, introduce the topic of eating
If you are ever at a loss to support a flagging conversation, introduce the subject...
Affection, like melancholy, magnifies trifles; but the magnifying of the one is like looking through...
The groundwork of all happiness is health.
Stolen kisses are always sweetest
Colors are the smiles of nature.
Your second-hand bookseller is second to none in the worth of the treasures he dispenses.
It is books that teach us to refine our pleasures when young, and to recall...
Those who have lost an infant are never, in a way, without an infant.
Wit is the clash and reconcilement of incongruities, the meeting of extremes around a corner
Sympathizing and selfish people are alike, both given to tears.
The person who can be only serious or only cheerful, is but half a man.
If you ever have to support a flagging conversation, introduce the topic of eating.
Stolen kisses are always sweetest.
The only place a new hat can be carried into with safety is a church,...
There are two worlds: the world we can measure with line and rule, and the...
Great woman belong to history and to self sacrifice.