When a man marries a widow his jealousies revert to the past: no man is as good as his wife says her first husband was
Quote by Samuel Johnson
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The blaze of reputation cannot be blown out, but it often dies in the socket;...
Most vices may be committed very genteelly: a man may debauch his friend's wife genteelly:...
Let me smile with the wise, and feed with the rich.
Classical quotation is the parole of literary men all over the world.
When I was as you are now, towering in the confidence of 21, little did...
Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
Whoever thinks of going to bed before twelve o'clock is a scoundrel.
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
No money is better spent than what is laid out for domestic satisfaction.
The true art of memory is the art of attention.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
Wine gives a man nothing... it only puts in motion what had been locked up...
What makes all doctrines plain and clear? About two hundred pounds a year. And that...
There are minds so impatient of inferiority that their gratitude is a species of revenge,...
The pleasure of expecting enjoyment is often greater than that of obtaining it, and the...
Slavery is now no where more patiently endured, than in countries once inhabited by the...
Pride is a vice, which pride itself inclines every man to find in others, and...
My house to me is like my castle
Finding love isn't worth it if you have to lose yourself in the process.