To improve the golden moment of opportunity, and catch the good that is within our reach, is the great art of life.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Without frugality none can be rich, and with it very few would be poor.
I can't drink a little, therefore I never touch it. Abstinance is as easy for...
A patriot is he whose public conduct is regulated by one single motive, the love...
Those who attain any excellence commonly spend life in one pursuit; for excellence is not...
In the bottle discontent seeks for comfort, cowardice for courage, and bashfulness for confidence.
He who endeavors to please must appear pleased
No degree of knowledge attainable by man is able to set him above the want...
Everything that enlarges the sphere of human powers, that shows man he can do what...
Whoever thinks of going to bed before twelve o'clock is a scoundrel.
Hope is itself a species of happiness, and, perhaps, the chief happiness which this world...
Worth seeing? yes; but not worth going to see
Abstinence is as easy to me, as temperance would be difficult.
Hope is itself a species of happiness and, perhaps, the chief happiness which this world...
Nudists are people who wear one-button suits
He that would be superior to external influences must first become superior to his own...
To tell of disappointment and misery, to thicken the darkness of futurity, and perplex the...
There are few doors through which liberality, joined with good humor, cannot find its way.
The feeling of friendship is like that of being comfortably filled with roast beef; love,...
Chance makes our parents, but choice makes our friends
A child too, can never grasp the fact that the same mother who cooks so...