When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Samuel Johnson Quotes
We are long before we are convinced that happiness is never to be found, and...
The blaze of reputation cannot be blown out, but it often dies in the socket;...
Whoever envies another confesses his superiority
To let friendship die away by negligence and silence is certainly not wise. It is...
He who does not mind his belly, will hardly mind anything else.
Bravery has no place where it can avail nothing.
A man may be so much of everything that he is nothing of anything.
One of the amusements of idleness is reading without the fatigue of close attention; and...
The accidental prescriptions of authority, when time has procured them veneration, are often confounded with...
The chief glory of every people arises from its authors.
Moderation is commonly firm, and firmness is commonly successful
Hope is itself a species of happiness, and, perhaps, the chief happiness which this world...
Most schemes of political improvement are very laughable things
Your aspirations are your possibilities.
The people is a very heterogeneous and confused mass of the wealthy and the poor,...
Don't think of retiring from the world until the world will be sorry that you...
Wise married women don't trouble themselves about infidelity in their husbands
Getting money is not all a man's business: to cultivate kindness is a valuable part...
At seventy-seven it is time to be in earnest.
Life is not long, and too much of it must not pass in idle deliberation...