"The return of my birthday, if I remember it, fills me with thoughts which it seems to be the general care of humanity to escape."
"God gave us the gift of life it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well."Samuel Johnson on Voltaire
"The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate."Samuel Johnson on Oprah Winfrey
"My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me."Samuel Johnson on Jim Valvano
"I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity."Samuel Johnson on Eleanor Roosevelt
"The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance."Samuel Johnson on Brian Tracy
"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."