No man is a hypocrite in his pleasures.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
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Samuel Johnson Quotes
Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those whom we cannot resemble.
No matter how dull, or how mean, or how wise a man is, he feels that happiness is his indisputable right.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
I hate mankind, for I think myself to be one of them, and I know how bad I am.
That fellow seems to posses but one idea and that is the wrong one.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
I have found you an argument: but I am not obliged to find you an understanding.
The world is not yet exhaused; let me see something tomorrow which I never saw before.
Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
We cannot tell the precise moment when friendship formed. As in filling a vessel drop by drop, there is at last a drop which makes it run over so in a series of kindness there is at last one which makes the heart run over.
I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled poets to write their poetry, but a kind of instinct or inspiration, such as you find in seers and prophets who deliver all their sublime messages without knowing in the least what they mean.
We are stronger because we recognize that government isn't the sole answer to the most important questions, and we welcome community and faith based organizations as partners to serve the needs of Florida families.
You can't win unless you learn how to lose.
Nothing truly convincing - which would possess thoroughness, vigor, and skill - has been written against the ancients as yet especially not against their poetry.
Because I have work to care about, it is possible that I may be less difficult to get along with than other women when the double chins start to form.
Achievement of your happiness is the only moral purpose of your life, and that happiness, not pain or mindless self-indulgence, is the proof of your moral integrity, since it is the proof and the result of your loyalty to the achievement of your values.
My family went through divorces and remarriages and the later, blended home - and then watched that home explode, too.
My dad became a soap opera actor, and I was an extra in a skating rink scene on the soap. I didn't audition. It was nepotism all the way.
Knowledge is of no value unless you put it into practice.
If you are nothing You're supposed to be dead So, why are you here? Simply, too you're special and worthy.