Man may dismiss compassion from his heart, but God never will.
The parson knows enough who knows a Duke.
O, popular applause! what heart of man is proof against thy sweet, seducing charms?
A joke’s a very serious thing.
Remorse, the fatal egg that pleasure laid.
A fool must now and then be right, by chance.
No man can be a patriot on an empty stomach.
Absence of occupation is not rest; A mind quite vacant is a mind distressed.
The darkest day, if you live till tomorrow, will have passed away.
A self-made man? Yes, and one who worships his creator.