There can be no friendship without confidence, and no confidence without integrity.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
The happiest part of a man's life is what he passes lying awake in bed...
Nothing is more hopeless than a scheme of merriment
Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect.
A coxcomb is ugly all over with the effectation of a fine gentleman.
How can children credit the assertions of parents, which their own eyes show them to...
All the arguments which are brought to represent poverty as no evil show it evidently...
In all pleasure hope is a considerable part
There is no private house in which people can enjoy themselves so well as at...
It is better that some should be unhappy rather than that none should be happy,...
We are inclined to believe those whom we do not know because they have never...
A man of genius has been seldom ruined but by himself.
It is a man's own fault, it is from want of use, if his mind...
Whoever thinks of going to bed before twelve o'clock is a scoundrel.
You cannot spend money in luxury without doing good to the poor. Nay, you do...
Nature has given women so much power that the law has very wisely given them...
We love to expect, and when expectation is either disappointed or gratified, we want to...
Exercise is labor without weariness.
Abstinence is as easy to me, as temperance would be difficult.
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Use do not abuse, neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.