Those who do not feel pain seldom think that it is felt
Quote by Samuel Johnson
The advice that is wanted is commonly not welcome and that which is not wanted,...
No man but a blockhead ever wrote except for money.
He that undervalues himself will undervalue others, and he that undervalues others will oppress them.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how...
An injustice anywhere is an injustice everywhere.
Your manuscript is both good and original, but the part that is good is not...
Claret is the liquor for boys; port, for men; but he who aspires to be...
Dogs have not the power of comparing. A dog will take a small piece of...
Adversity leads us to think properly of our state, and so is most beneficial to...
Love is the wisdom of the fool and the folly of the wise.
At seventy-seven it is time to be in earnest.
To get a name can happen but to few; it is one of the few...
Poetry is the art of uniting pleasure with truth.
Those who are in the power of evil habits must conquer them as they can;...
Words are but the signs of ideas.
He that has once concluded it lawful to resist power, when it wants merit, will...
Bravery has no place where it can avail nothing.
There is no wisdom in useless and hopeless sorrow
It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom...
Courtesy is simply doing unto others what you would like them to do unto you.