Women love to be called cruel, even when they are kindest.
Quote by Samuel Richardson
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The Cause of Women is generally the Cause of Virtue.
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.
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.
The plays and sports of children are as salutary to them as labor and work are to grown persons.
Women are always most observed when they seem themselves least to observe, or to lay out for observation.
Quantity in food is more to be regarded than quality. A full meal is a great enemy both to study and industry.
A widow's refusal of a lover is seldom so explicit as to exclude hope.
The difference in the education of men and women must give the former great advantages over the latter, even where geniuses are equal.
Married people should not be quick to hear what is said by either when in ill humor.
Hope is the cordial that keeps life from stagnating.
Humanity has experienced many revolutionary changes over the course of history: revolutions in agriculture, in science, industrial production, as well as numerous political revolutions. But these have all been limited to the external aspects of our individual and collective lives.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
I was eating bad stuff. Lots of sugar and carbs, junk food all the time. It makes you very irritated.
I don't think I'd ever make an album of just covers because I love writing my own music.
Friendship may, and often does, grow into love, but love never subsides into friendship.
The TV business is like the produce section of the market. Today everything is fresh and glistening and firm. And tomorrow, when they find a bruise on you, they toss you out.
I think the first and principle objective is to repeal Obamacare before it does lasting, fundamental damage to our health care system, to our individual liberty, to the relationship each of us has with his or her doctor.
Why do I talk about the benefits of failure? Simply because failure meant a stripping away of the inessential. I stopped pretending to myself that I was anything other than what I was, and began to direct all my energy into finishing the only work that mattered to me.
I run from Horatio Street down just past Battery Park City and back. It's amazing to run and see the Statue of Liberty and the ferries coming in. People think if you're not near Central Park, there's nowhere to go, but there's a whole ecosystem happening down here.
War should be the politics of last resort. And when we go to war, we should have a purpose that our people understand and support.