There are few ways in which a man can be more innocently employed than in getting money.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Samuel Johnson Quotes
Your aspirations are your possibilities.
What ills from beauty spring
The basis of all excellence is truth: he that professes love ought to feel its...
When a man says he had pleasure with a woman he does not mean conversation.
No man but a blockhead ever wrote, except for money.
For sorrow there is no remedy provided by nature; it is often occasioned by accidents...
The feeling of friendship is like that of being comfortably filled with roast beef; love,...
When a man marries a widow his jealousies revert to the past: no man is...
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with...
Poverty is often concealed in splendor, and often in extravagance. It is the task of...
I have always said, the first Whig was the Devil~
We love to expect, and when expectation is either disappointed or gratified, we want to...
The true art of memory is the art of attention.
Pleasure itself is not a vice
A man may be so much of everything that he is nothing of anything.
To get a name can happen but to few; it is one of the few...
Revenge is an act of passion; vengeance of justice. Injuries are revenged; crimes are avenged.
You can't be in politics unless you can walk in a room and know in...
Politics are not the task of a Christian.
There is a certain satisfaction in coming down to the lowest ground of politics, for...