Honor and shame from no condition rise; act well your part, there all the honor...
The ruling passion, be it what it will, The ruling passion conquers reason still
Health consists with temperance alone.
What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than...
At every trifle take offence, that always shows great pride or little sense.
Who combats bravely is not therefore brave, He dreads a death-bed like the meanest slave:...
At every trifle, scorn to take offence; that always shows great pride, or little sense
Pride is still aiming at the best houses: Men would be angels, angels would be...
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction, which thou canst not...
'Tis true, perfection none must hope to find in all the world, much less in...
The most positive men are the most credulous.
Order is Heaven's first law
Histories are more full of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends.
Act well your part, there all the honour lies.
While pensive poets painful vigils keep - Sleepless themselves to give their readers sleep
T is true,t is certain; man though dead retains, Part of himself: the immortal mind...
There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of...
Of manners gentle, of affections mild; In wit a man, simplicity a child