More From Samuel Johnson
- "If a man does not make new acquaintances as he advances through life, he will soon find himself left alone. A man, sir, should keep his friendship in a constant repair."
- "The natural flights of the human mind are not from pleasure to pleasure, but from hope to hope."
- "It is dangerous for mortal beauty, or terrestrial virtue, to be examined by too strong a light. The torch of Truth shows much that we cannot, and all that we would not, see."
More In Happiness
- "Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers’ gardens."― Douglas William Jerrold
- "Our national motto is ‘In God we Trust,’ reminding us that faith in our Creator is the most important American value of all."― Marco Rubio
- "Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness."― Bertrand Russell