Joseph Addison

Joseph Addison

English novelist, essayist, educator, politician and founder of Russian journalism.
Loveliest of women! heaven is in thy soul, Beauty and virtue shine forever round thee, Bright'ning each other! thou art all divine!More Joseph Addison quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have often reflected within myself on this unaccountable humor in womankind of being smitten with everything that is showy and superficial, and on the numberless evils that befall the sex from this light fantastical disposition.More Joseph Addison quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We are always doing, says he, something for posterity, but I would see posterity do something for us.More Joseph Addison quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Most of the trades, professions, and ways of living among mankind, take their original either from the love of the pleasure, or the fear of want. The former, when it becomes too violent, degenerates into luxury, and the latter into avarice.More Joseph Addison quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The post of honor is a private station.More Joseph Addison quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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