What you don't know would make a great book.
Heaven never helps the men who will not act.
Live always in the best company when you read.
Science is his forte, and omniscience his foible.
I look upon Switzerland as an inferior sort of Scotland.
Solitude cherishes great virtues and destroys little ones.
He not only overflowed with learning, he stood in the slop.
What would life be without arithmetic, but a scene of horrors?
I have no relish for the country; it is a kind of healthy grave.
I never read a book before previewing it; it prejudices a man so.