To be perfectly just is an attribute of the divine nature; to be so to the utmost of our abilities, is the glory of man.
Quote by Joseph Addison
Joseph Addison Quotes
From hence, let fierce contending nations know, What dire effects from civil discord flow
Nothing is more gratifying to the mind of man than power or dominion.
There is nothing which we receive with so much reluctance as advice.
Everything that is new or uncommon raises a pleasure in the imagination, because it fills...
Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as...
Better to die ten thousand deaths than wound my honor.
Friendships, in general, are suddenly contracted; and therefore it is no wonder they are easily...
Mere bashfulness without merit is awkwardness.
Let freedom never perish in your hands.
It is folly for an eminent man to think of escaping censure, and a weakness...
It is the privilege of posterity to set matters right between those antagonists who, by...
Suspicion is not less an enemy to virtue than to happiness; he that is already...
Irregularity and want of method are only supportable in men of great learning or genius,...
Sunday clears away the rust of the whole week.
There is nothing more requisite in business than despatch.
The unassuming youth seeking instruction with humility gains good fortune.
I... recommend to every one of my Readers, the keeping a Journal of their Lives...
Protect your enthusiasm from the negativity and fear of others. Never decide to do nothing...
They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.
If in the last few years you haven't discarded a major opinion or acquired a...