Whoever envies another confesses his superiority
Quote by Samuel Johnson
Men know that women are an over-match for them, and therefore they choose the weakest...
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
Don't think of retiring from the world until the world will be sorry that you...
Ignorance, when it is voluntary, is criminal; and he may be properly charged with evil...
There are goods so opposed that we cannot seize both, but, by too much prudence,...
Hope is necessary in every condition. The miseries of poverty, sickness and captivity would, without...
No man will be a sailor who has contrivance enough to get himself into a...
Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
Critics, like the rest of mankind, are very frequently misled by interest
The true art of memory is the art of attention.
A fishing rod is a stick with a hook at one end and a fool...
The insolence of wealth will creep out
Resolve not to be poor: whatever you have, spend less. Poverty is a great enemy...
I should as soon think of contradicting a bishop
To preserve health is a moral and religious duty, for health is the basis of...
No man heartily hates him at who he can laugh
The inevitable consequence of poverty is dependence
He that applauds him who does not deserve praise, is endeavoring to deceive the public;...
You do ill to praise, but worse to censure, what you do not understand
Sweet is the scene where genial friendship plays, the pleasing game of interchanging praise.