What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but scattered along life's pathway, the good they do is inconceivable.
Quote by Joseph Addison
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Better to die ten thousand deaths than wound my honor.
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Sunday clears away the rust of the whole week.
A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.
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The unassuming youth seeking instruction with humility gains good fortune.
Mutability of temper and inconsistency with ourselves is the greatest weakness of human nature.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of...