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John Armstrong Quotes





Ah! sly deceiver; handed o'er and o'er, yet still believed; exulting o'er the wreek of sober vows!
 

Hope is the first thing to take some sort of action.
[Hope]
 

Music exalts each joy, allays each grief, expels diseases, softens every pain, subdues the rage of poison, and the plague.
 

Our greatest good, and what we least can spare, is hope.
[Hope]
 

The dangers of a convivial spirit are, that it may lead to excess in that which, in moderation, is good. - Excessive indulgence has made many a young man prematurely old, and changed a noble nature to that of the beast.
 

There are, while human miseries abound a thousand ways to waste superfluous wealth, without one fool or flatterer at your board, without one hour of sickness or disgust.
 

When you're doing wrong, you're gonna think wrong.
 

You can't help people that don't want to be helped.