To fix the thoughts by writing, and subject them to frequent examinations and reviews, is the best method of enabling the mind to detect its own sophisms, and keep it on guard against the fallacies which it practices on others:…
Quote by Samuel Johnson
No money is better spent than what is laid out for domestic satisfaction.
Abstinence is as easy to me, as temperance would be difficult.
The world is like a grand staircase, some are going up and some are going...
Were it not for imagination a man would be as happy in arms of a...
Inconsistencies cannot both be right; but, imputed to man, they may both be true
The natural flights of the human mind are not from pleasure to pleasure but from...
By taking a second wife he pays the highest compliment to the first, by showing...
Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those who we cannot resemble.
Life cannot subsist in society but by reciprocal concessions.
What ills from beauty spring
To us, who are regaled every morning and evening with intelligence, and are supplied from...
Language is the dress of thought; and as the noblest mien or most graceful action...
My dear friend, clear your mind of can't.
To improve the golden moment of opportunity, and catch the good that is within our...
He that will enjoy the brightness of sunshine, must quit the coolness of the shade.
Truth allows no choice
Nudists are people who wear one-button suits
All travel has its advantages. If the passenger visits better countries, he may learn to...
The world did not make any promises
Evermore in the world is this marvelous balance of beauty and disgust, magnificence and rats