Those that have loved longest love best.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Books that you carry to the fire, and hold readily in your hand, are most...
Marriage has many pains, but celibacy has no pleasures.
It generally happens that assurance keeps an even pace with ability.
The vanity of being known to be trusted with a secret is generally one of...
Adversity has ever been considered the state in which a man most easily becomes acquainted...
He is no wise man that will quit a certainty for an uncertainty
If he does really think that there is no distinction between virtue and vice, why,...
Questioning is not the mode of conversation among gentlemen
I would consent to have a limb amputated to recover my spirits
The natural flights of the human mind are not from pleasure to pleasure but from...
Language is the dress of thought.
No money is better spent than what is laid out for domestic satisfaction.
He who does not mind his belly, will hardly mind anything else.
The applause of a single human being is of great consequence.
There are charms made only for distant admiration.
No man is a hypocrite in his pleasures.
You cannot spend money in luxury without doing good to the poor. Nay, you do...
The return of my birthday, if I remember it, fills me with thoughts which it...
There are minds so impatient of inferiority that their gratitude is a species of revenge,...
All travel has its advantages. If the passenger visits better countries, he may learn to...