Samuel Johnson

"Shame arises from the fear of men, conscience from the fear of God."


Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"It is better to live rich, than to die rich."


Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Nature has given women so much power that the law has wisely given them very little."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Imagination selects ideas from the treasures of remembrance, and produces novelty only by varied combinations."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good."


Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Of all noises, I think music is the least disagreeable."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Sorrow is a kind of rust of the soul, which every new idea contributes in its passage to scour away. It is the putrefaction of stagnant life, and is remedied by exercise and motion."


Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Knowledge is of two kinds: we know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it."


Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)