Yet is every man his greatest enemy, and, as it were, his own executioner
Quote by Thomas Browne Sr
We all labor against our own cure, for death is the cure of all diseases
Certainly there is no happiness within this circle of flesh, nor is it in the...
To treat a poor wretch with a bottle of Burgundy, and fill his snuffbox, is...
By compassion we make others' misery our own, and so, by relieving them, we relieve...
Vice may be had at all prices
Obstinacy in a bad cause is but constancy in a good
The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is that one often comes from a strong will,...
A man will do more for his stubbornness than for his religion or his country