But his kiss was so sweet, and so closely he pressed, that I languished and pined till I granted the rest.
That neither our thoughts, nor passions, nor ideas formed by the imagination, exist without the mind, is what every body will allow.
Those who in quarrels interpose, must often wipe a bloody nose.
We have first raised a dust and then complain we cannot see.
The comfortable estate of widowhood is the only hope that keeps up a wife’s spirits.
Cowards are cruel, but the brave love mercy and delight to save.
All the choir of heaven and furniture of earth – in a word, all those bodies which compose the frame of the world – have not any subsistence without a mind.
Fools may our scorn, not envy, raise. For envy is a kind of praise.
O Polly, you might have toyed and kissed, by keeping men off, you keep them on.
A mind at liberty to reflect on its own observations, if it produce nothing useful to the world, seldom fails of entertainment to itself.