Women are always most observed when they seem themselves least to observe, or to lay out for observation.
Quote by Samuel Richardson
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Marriage is the highest state of friendship. If happy, it lessens our cares by dividing them, at the same time that it doubles our pleasures by mutual participation.
From sixteen to twenty, all women, kept in humor by their hopes and by their attractions, appear to be good-natured.
If the education and studies of children were suited to their inclinations and capacities, many would be made useful members of society that otherwise would make no figure in it.
O! what a Godlike Power is that of doing Good! I envy the Rich and the Great for nothing else!
A widow's refusal of a lover is seldom so explicit as to exclude hope.
Women love to be called cruel, even when they are kindest.
Every one, more or less, loves Power, yet those who most wish for it are seldom the fittest to be trusted with it.
The Cause of Women is generally the Cause of Virtue.
Where words are restrained, the eyes often talk a great deal.
Married people should not be quick to hear what is said by either when in ill humor.
When freedom does not have a purpose, when it does not wish to know anything about the rule of law engraved in the hearts of men and women, when it does not listen to the voice of conscience, it turns against humanity and society.
There is no reality except the one contained within us. That is why so many people live such an unreal life. They take the images outside them for reality and never allow the world within to assert itself.
Faith is the highest passion in a human being. Many in every generation may not come that far, but none comes further.
If anybody ran a business like that they would be out of business quickly, and Barack Obama's leadership is driving this business, the United States of America, toward a fiscal cliff.
Another parent's different approach raises the possibility that you've made a mistake with your child. We simply can't tolerate that because we fear that any mistake, no matter how minor, could have devastating consequences. So we proclaim the superiority of our own choices. We've lost sight of the fact that people have preferences.
Natural ability without education has more often attained to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
In peace, sons bury their fathers. In war, fathers bury their sons.
One man cannot practice many arts with success.
Friendship often ends in love but love in friendship - never.
What a dog I got, his favorite bone is in my arm.