"Bachelors have consciences, married men have wives."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Samuel Johnson on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Samuel Johnson on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Samuel Johnson on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Samuel Johnson on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Samuel Johnson on Mahatma Gandhi
"There are few things that we so unwillingly give up, even in advanced age, as the supposition that we still have the power of ingratiating ourselves with the fair sex."
"Man alone is born crying, lives complaining, and dies disappointed."
"If a man does not make new acquaintances as he advances through life, he will soon find himself left alone. A man, sir, should keep his friendship in a constant repair."
"Poetry is the art of uniting pleasure with truth."
"The true art of memory is the art of attention."