How happy he who crowns in shades like these, A youth of labour with an...
Friendship is a disinterested commerce between equals; love, an abject intercourse between tyrants and slaves.
Pity and friendship are two passions incompatible with each other.
They may talk of a comet, or a burning mountain, or some such bagatelle; but...
#Men And Women
Surely the best way to meet the enemy is head on in the field and...
I love everything that's old, - old friends, old times, old manners, old books, old...
The hours we pass with happy prospects in view are more pleasing than those crowded...
For just experience tells, in every soil, That those who think must govern those who...
A great source of calamity lies in regret and anticipation; therefore a person is wise...
The malicious sneer is improperly called laughter.
A man who leaves home to mend himself and others is a philosopher; but he...
As writers become more numerous, it is natural for readers to become more indolent.
All that a husband or wife really wants is to be pitied a little, praised...
When lovely woman stoops to folly, and finds too late that men betray, what charm...
Be not affronted at a joke. If one throw salt at thee, thou wilt receive...
Ceremonies are different in every country, but true politeness is everywhere the same.
Conscience is a coward, and those faults it has not strength enough to prevent it...
Could a man live by it, it were not unpleasant employment to be a poet.