Samuel Johnson really did not say 'The road to hell is paved with good intentions.'
Meaning. The intention to engage in good acts often fails. It points up the principle that there is no merit in good intentions unless they are acted on.
There may be times when righteous and noble intentions are undertaken, but are dashed, becoming victim to laziness, procrastination, or subversive elements in a society.
Stanley Paving. Paving companies associated with a large family by the name of Stanley have long operated in southern New Hampshire and in other parts of the country ...