More From James Thomson
- "More firm and sure the hand of courage strikes, when it obeys the watchful eye of caution."
- "But who can paint like Nature? Can imagination boast, amid its gay creation, hues like hers?"
- "I know no subject more elevating, more amazing, more ready to the poetical enthusiasm, the philosophical reflection, and the moral sentiment than the works of nature. Where can we meet such variety, such beauty, such magnificence?"
More In Happiness
- "I come before you to declare that my sex are entitled to the inalienable right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness."― Victoria Woodhull
- "Happiness is a monstrosity! Punished are those who seek it."― Gustave Flaubert
- "The addiction to sports, therefore, in a peculiar degree marks an arrested development in man’s moral nature."― Thorstein Veblen