'Tis hard if all is false that I advance, A fool must now and then be right, by chance
Quote by William Cowper
It chills my blood to hear the blest Supreme Rudely appealed to on each trifling...
Variety's the very spice of life, That gives it all its flavor.
A self-made man? Yes, and one who worships his creator.
Absence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair.
O solitude, where are the charms That sages have seen in thy face? Better dwell...
And diff'ring judgments serve but to declare that truth lies somewhere, if we knew but...
For 'tis a truth well known to most, That whatsoever thing is lost We seek...
Grief is itself a med'cine.
Who loves a garden loves a greenhouse too.
Existence is a strange bargain. Life owes us little; we owe it everything. The only...
Glory built on selfish principles, is shame and guilt
The darkest day, if you live till tomorrow, will have past away.
A business with a income at its heels, furnishes always oil for its own wheels
I would not enter in my list of friends, Who needlessly sets foot upon a...
An epigram is but a feeble thing - With straw in tail, stuck there by...
Freedom hath a thousand charms to show, That slaves however contented never know
Absence of occupation is not rest; A mind quite vacant is a mind distressed.
The earth was made so various, that the mind Of desultory man, studious of change,...
They whom truth and wisdom lead, can gather honey from a weed.
God made the country, and man made the town.