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...
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...
Is there not some chosen curse, some hidden thunder in the stores of heaven, red...
Animals, in their generation, are wiser than the sons of men; but their wisdom is...
Books are the legacies that a great genius leaves to mankind, which are delivered down...
It is only imperfection that complains of what is imperfect. The more perfect we are...
To be exempt from the passions with which others are tormented, is the only pleasing...
If we may believe our logicians, man is distinguished from all other creatures by the...
The most violent appetites in all creatures are lust and hunger; the first is a...