Every absurdity has a champion to defend it.
Girls like to be played with, and rumpled a little too, sometimes.
The weakness of ourselves and of our reason makes us see flaws in beauties by making us consider everything piece by piece.
With disadvantages enough to bring him to humility, a Scotsman is one of the proudest things alive.
A great source of calamity lies in regret and anticipation; therefore a person is wise who thinks of the present alone, regardless of the past or future.
Life is a journey that must be traveled no matter how bad the roads and accommodations.
Surely the best way to meet the enemy is head on in the field and not wait till they plunder our very homes.
Nature is a book, a letter, a fairy tale (in the philosophical sense) or whatever you want to call it.
As writers become more numerous, it is natural for readers to become more indolent; whence must necessarily arise a desire of attaining knowledge with the greatest possible ease.
Be not affronted at a joke. If one throw salt at thee, thou wilt receive no harm, unless thou art raw.