Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need
Work is often the father of pleasure.
Our labour preserves us from three great evils -- weariness, vice, and want.
Let us work without theorizing,' said Martin; 'it is the only way to make life endurable.
Let us work without reasoning,' said Martin; 'it is the only way to make life endurable.
Let us work without theorizing, tis the only way to make life endurable.
In every author let us distinguish the man from his works.
We must cultivate our own garden. When man was put in the garden of Eden he was put there so that he should work, which proves that man was not born to rest.
The flowery style is not unsuitable to public speeches or addresses, which amount only to compliment. The lighter beauties are in their place when there is nothing more solid to say; but the flowery style ought to be banished from a pleading, a sermon, or a didactic work.
It is not sufficient to see and to know the beauty of a work. We must feel and be affected by it.