Trust not yourself, but your defects to know. Make use of every friend and every...
Do good by stealth, and blush to find it fame.
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
Man never thinks himself happy, but when he enjoys those things which others want or...
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women...
Wit is the lowest form of humor.
No woman ever hates a man for being in love with her, but many a...
#Men And Women
Know then this truth, enough for man to know virtue alone is happiness below.
Hope springs eternal in the human breast
To err is human; to forgive, divine.
Histories are more full of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends.
True, conscious honor is to feel no sin, he's armed without that's innocent within; be...
Genius creates, and taste preserves. Taste is the good sense of genius; without taste, genius...
True, conscious honour is to feel no sin; he's armed without that's innocent within.
My garden, like my life, seems to me every year to want correction and require...
For Forms of Government let fools contest; whatever is best administered is best.
A man of business may talk of philosophy; a man who has none may practice...
Why did I write? What sin to me unknown dipped me in ink, my parents...