The three great apostles of practical atheism, that make converts without persecuting, and retain them without preaching, are wealth, health, and power.
Quote by Charles Caleb Colton
He who knows himself knows others.
It is always safe to learn, even from our enemies; seldom safe to venture to...
To dare to live alone is the rarest courage; since there are many who had...
It is doubtful whether mankind are most indebted to those who like Bacon and Butler...
Silence is foolish if we are wise, but wise if we are foolish
He that knows himself, knows others; and he that is ignorant of himself, could not...
There is nothing more imprudent than excessive prudence.
Friendship often ends in love; but love in friendship - never.
It is better to meet danger than to wait for it. He that is on...
Law and equity are two things which God has joined, but which man has put...
When you have nothing to say, say nothing.
Death is the liberator of him whom freedom cannot release, the physician of him whom...
Friendship often ends in love; but love in friendship, never.
Marriage is a feast where the grace is sometimes better than the dinner.
Those that are the loudest in their threats are the weakest in their actions.
Friendship often ends in love; but love in friendship...never.
We hate some persons because we do not know them; and will not know them...
The present time has one advantage over every other - it is our own.
We often pretend to fear what we really despise, and more often despise what we...
There are two way of establishing a reputation, one to be praised by honest people...