Works of imagination should be written in very plain language; the more purely imaginative they […]
What is a epigram? A dwarfish whole. Its body brevity, and wit its soul.
Until you understand a writer’s ignorance, presume yourself ignorant of his understanding.
To sentence a man of true genius, to the drudgery of a school is to […]
To most men experience is like the stern lights of a ship, which illuminate only […]
The three great ends which a statesman ought to propose to himself in the government […]
The principle of the Gothic architecture is infinity made imaginable.
The most happy marriage I can picture or imagine to myself would be the union […]
The man’s desire is for the woman; but the woman’s desire is rarely other than […]
The love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart […]