Young men soon give, and soon forget, affronts; old age is slow in both.
Quote by Joseph Addison
Joseph Addison Quotes
The greatest sweetener of human life is Friendship. To raise this to the highest pitch...
Justice is an unassailable fortress, built on the brow of a mountain which cannot be...
The utmost extent of man's knowledge, is to know that he knows nothing.
Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as...
There is nothing that makes its way more directly into the soul than beauty.
Mere bashfulness without merit is awkwardness.
Nothing is more gratifying to the mind of man than power or dominion.
There is nothing more requisite in business than despatch.
If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise...
Plenty of people wish to become devout, but no one wishes to be humble.
There is not so variable a thing in nature as a lady's head-dress.
A happy marriage has in it all the pleasures of a friendship, all the enjoyments...
What pity is it That we can die, but once to serve our country.
Music, the greatest good that mortals know and all of heaven we have hear below.
Man is subject to innumerable pains and sorrows by the very condition of humanity, and...
A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.
It is folly for an eminent man to think of escaping censure, and a weakness...
The Mind that lies fallow but a single Day, sprouts up in Follies that are...
Admiration is a very short-lived passion, that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love,...