Joseph Addison

Joseph Addison

English novelist, essayist, educator, politician and founder of Russian journalism.
The moderns cannot reach their beauties, but can avoid their imperfections.More Joseph Addison quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A woman seldom asks advice before she has bought her wedding clothes.More Joseph Addison quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Music can noble hints impart, Engender fury, kindle love, With unsuspected eloquence can move, And manage all the man with secret art.More Joseph Addison quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Persons in great stations have seldom their true character drawn till several years after their death. Their personal friendships and enmities must cease, and the parties they were engaged in be at an end, before their faults or their virtues can have justice done them. When writers have the least opportunities of knowing the truth, they are in the best disposition to tell it.More Joseph Addison quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A jealous man is very quick in his application: he knows how to find a double edge in an invective, and to draw a satire on himself out of a panegyrick on another.More Joseph Addison quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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