The stars shall fade away, the sun himself Grow dim with age, and nature sink...
Young men soon give, and soon forget affronts, Old age is slow in both.
It is folly for an eminent man to think of escaping censure, and a weakness...
What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be...
It is the privilege of posterity to set matters right between those antagonists who, by...
The greatest sweetener of human life is Friendship. To raise this to the highest pitch...
Jealousy is that pain which a man feels from the apprehension that he is not...
A happy marriage has in it all the pleasures of a friendship, all the enjoyments...
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor,...
Marriage enlarges the scene of our happiness and of our miseries. A marriage of love...
When love once pleads admission to our hearts, In spite of all the virtue we...
I have somewhere met with the epitaph on a charitable man which has pleased me...
A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.
In life we don't know how many Love's the Lord will send us, but we...
I value my garden more for being full of blackbirds than of cherries, and very...
A just and reasonable modesty does not only recommend eloquence, but sets off every great...
Knowledge is that which, next to virtue, truly raises one person above another.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of...