An ingenuous mind feels in unmerited praise the bitterest reproof.
Quote by Walter Savage Landor
Walter Savage Landor Quotes
Ambition has but one reward for all: A little power, a little transient fame; A...
Even the weakest disputant is made so conceited by what he calls religion, as to...
In argument, truth always prevails finally; in politics, falsehood always.
It is easy to look down on others; to look down on ourselves is the...
No ashes are lighter than those of incense, and few things burn out sooner.
People, like nails, lose their effectiveness when they lose direction and begin to bend.
There is no easy path leading out of life, and few easy ones that lie...
Study is the bane of childhood, the oil of youth, the indulgence of adulthood, and...
There is delight in singing, though none hear beside the singer.
Consult duty not events.
There is nothing on earth divine except humanity.
I strove with none; for none was worth my strife; Nature I loved, and, next...
The writing of the wise are the only riches our posterity cannot squander.
Music is God's gift to man, the only art of Heaven given to earth, the...
Great men always pay deference to greater.
O what a thing is age! Death without death's quiet.
We often fancy that we suffer from ingratitude, while in reality we suffer from self-love.
Every sect is a moral check on its neighbour. Competition is as wholesome in religion...
I strove with none; for none was worth my strife.
The flame of anger, bright and brief, sharpens the barb of love.