69 Quotations by John Christian Bovee
- 61. The use we make of our fortune determines as to its sufficiency. A little is enough if used wisely, ...
- 62. There is great beauty in going through life without anxiety or fear. Half our fears are baseless, an ...
- 63. Tranquil pleasures last the longest; we are not fitted to bear the burden of great joys.
- 64. We make way for the man who boldly pushes past us.
- 65. We trifle when we assign limits to our desires, since nature hath set none.
- 66. What we call conscience in many instances, is only a wholesome fear of the law.
- 67. When all else is lost, the future still remains.
- 68. Wine is a treacherous friend who you must always be on guard for.
- 69. Youth is too tumultuous for felicity; old age too insecure for happiness. The period most favorable ...