A grave blockhead should always go about with a lively one - they show one another off to the best advantage.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
The only vice that cannot be forgiven is hypocrisy. The repentance of a hypocrite is...
The ignorance of the world leaves one at the mercy of its malice
If you think you can win, you can win. Faith is necessary to victory.
Our friends are generally ready to do everything for us, except the very thing we...
Learning is its own exceeding great reward.
We can bear to be deprived of everything but our self-conceit.
Some people break promises for the pleasure of breaking them.
The smallest pain in our little finger gives us more concern than the destruction of...
No truly great person ever thought themselves so.
To be happy, we must be true to nature and carry our age along with...
Hope is the best possession. None are completely wretched but those who are without hope....
Walk groundly, talk profoundly, drink roundly, sleep soundly.
There are few things in which we deceive ourselves more than in the esteem we...
As is our confidence, so is our capacity.
Asleep, nobody is a hypocrite
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not...
Great thoughts reduced to practice become great acts.
Some persons make promises for the pleasure of breaking them.
The perfect joys of heaven do not satisfy the cravings of nature.
An accomplished coquette excites the passions of others, in proportion as she feels none herself