As to that leisure evening of life, I must say that I do not want it. I can conceive of no contentment of which toil is not to be the immediate parent.
Quote by Anthony Trollope
Anthony Trollope Quotes
There is no happiness in love, except at the end of an English novel.
As to happiness in this life it is hardly compatible with that diminished respect which...
I do not know whether there be, as a rule, more vocal expression of the...
There is no road to wealth so easy and respectable as that of matrimony.
When men think much, they can rarely decide.
I hold that gentleman to be the best-dressed whose dress no one observes.
Don't let love interfere with your appetite. It never does with mine.
There is no way of writing well and also of writing easily.
Never think that you're not good enough. A man should never think that. People will...
A man's mind will very gradually refuse to make itself up until it is driven...
But then in novels the most indifferent hero comes out right at last. Some god...
Wine is valued by its price, not its flavour.
Three hours a day will produce as much as a man ought to write.
It is the test of a novel writer's art that he conceal his snake-in-the-grass; but...
I never knew a government yet that wanted to do anything.
My sweetheart is to me more than a coined hemisphere.
A woman's life is not perfect or whole till she has added herself to a...
When a man is ill nothing is so important to him as his own illness.
Marvelous is the power which can be exercised, almost unconsciously, over a company, or an...
I ain't a bit ashamed of anything.