They may talk of a comet, or a burning mountain, or some such bagatelle; but to me a modest woman, dressed out in all her finery, is the most tremendous object of the whole creation.
Quote by Oliver Goldsmith
Men And Women Quotes
The hours we pass with happy prospects in view are more pleasing than those crowded...
The jests of the rich are ever successful.
For just experience tells, in every soil, That those who think must govern those who...
The first time I read an excellent work, it is to me just as if...
Silence is become his mother tongue.
Be not affronted at a joke. If one throw salt at thee, thou wilt receive...
Girls like to be played with, and rumpled a little too, sometimes.
Surely the best way to meet the enemy is head on in the field and...
Laws grind the poor, and rich men rule the law
Let schoolmasters puzzle their brain, With grammar, and nonsense, and learning, Good liquor, I stoutly...
Fortune is ever seen accompanying industry
Law grinds the poor, and rich men rule the law.
Our greatest glory consists not in never failing, but in rising every time we fall.
Our pleasures are short, and can only charm at intervals; love is a method of...
People seldom improve when they have no other model but themselves to copy.
Life is a journey that must be traveled no matter how bad the roads and...
Where wealth accumulates, men decay.
People seldom improve when they have no other model but themselves to copy after
People are always neglecting something they can do in trying to do something they can't...
Really big people are, above everything else, courteous, considerate and generous - not just to...