Bravery never goes out of fashion.
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
William Makepeace Thackeray Quotes
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking
Kindnesses are easily forgotten; but injuries! what worthy man does not keep those in mind?
There are a thousand thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till...
And oh, what a mercy it is that these women do not exercise their powers...
Remember, it's as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking.
It is impossible, in our condition of Society, not to be sometimes a Snob.
We should pay as much reverence to youth as we should to age; there are...
Except for the young or very happy, I can't say I am sorry for anyone...
When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise.
Certain opuscules, denominated 'Christmas Books,' with the ostensible intention of swelling the tide of exhilaration,...
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
An evil person is like a dirty window, they never let the light shine through.
'Tis strange what a man may do and a woman yet think him an angel
Despair is perfectly compatible with a good dinner, I promise you.
I think I could be a good woman if I had five thousand a year
Some women pick men to marry--and others pick them to pieces
Next to the wound, what women make best is the bandage.
Diamonds never leave you... men do!