There is less flogging in our great schools than formerly-but then less is learned there; so what the boys get at one end they lose at the other.
A man who has not been in Italy, is always conscious of an inferiority. Samuel Johnso
Avarice is always poor.
Curiosity is one of the permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect. Every advance into knowledge opens new prospects, and produces new incitements to farther progress.
Hunting was the labour of the savages of North America, but the amusement of the gentlemen of England.