More From Charles Caleb Colton
- "Next to acquiring good friends, the best acquisition is that of good books."
- "No company is preferable to bad. We are more apt to catch the vices of others than virtues, as disease is far more contagious than health."
- "Men are born with two eyes, but with one tongue, in order that they should see twice as much as they say."
More In Happiness
- "I believe that my clothes can give people a better image of themselves – that it can increase their feelings of confidence and happiness."― Giorgio Armani
- "When the honour is given to that scientist personally the happiness is sweet indeed. Science is, on the whole, an informal activity, a life of shirt sleeves and coffee served in beakers."― George Porter
- "Opinions are made to be changed – or how is truth to be got at?"― Lord Byron