Those Marriages generally abound most with Love and Constancy, that are preceded by a long Courtship.
Quote by Joseph Addison
Joseph Addison Quotes
Wit is the fetching of congruity out of incongruity
A good conscience is to the soul what health is to the body; it preserves...
Friendships, in general, are suddenly contracted; and therefore it is no wonder they are easily...
There is nothing that makes its way more directly into the soul than beauty.
Suspicion is not less an enemy to virtue than to happiness; he that is already...
Admiration is a very short-lived passion, that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.
Some virtues are only seen in affliction and others only in prosperity.
The unassuming youth seeking instruction with humility gains good fortune.
Admiration is a very short-lived passion that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object,...
I value my garden more for being full of blackbirds than of cherries, and very...
He who would pass his declining years with honor and comfort, should, when young, consider...
The woman that deliberates is lost.
If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise...
A man must be both stupid and uncharitable who believes there is no virtue or...
A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.
Reading is a basic tool in the living of a good life.
Marriage enlarges the scene of our happiness and of our miseries. A marriage of love...
The post of honour is a private station.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
Animals, in their generation, are wiser than the sons of men; but their wisdom is...