Quotation is the highest compliment you can pay to an author.
More quotes by Samuel Johnson
Few enterprises of great labor or hazard would be undertaken if we had not the power of magnifying the advantages we expect from them.
Courage is a quality so necessary for maintaining virtue, that it is always respected, even when it is associated with vice.
Dictionaries are like watches; the worst is better than none, and the best cannot be expected to be quite true.
More quotes about Wisdom
In every work of genius we recognize our own rejected thoughts; they come back to us with a certain alienated majesty.
The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it cannot be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.
Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change thing I can, and wisdom to know the difference.