Bravery never goes out of fashion
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
It is to the middle-class we must look for the safety of England.
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking.
When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise.
Next to the young, I suppose the very old are the most selfish.
An evil person is like a dirty window, they never let the light shine through.
I think I could be a good woman if I had five thousand a year
Let a man who has to make his fortune in life remember this maxim: Attacking...
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
What money is better bestowed than that of a schoolboy's tip? How the kindness is...
'Tis hard with respect to Beauty, that its possessor should not have a life enjoyment...
'Tis strange what a man may do and a woman yet think him an angel
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking
Do not be in a hurry to succeed. What would you have to live for...
People who do not know how to laugh are always pompous and self-conceited.
The two most engaging powers of an author are to make new things familiar, familiar...
I would rather make my name than inherit it.
I never knew whether to pity or congratulate a man on coming to his senses.
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
The love of justice in most men is simply the fear of suffering injustice.
A woman has got to love a bad man once or twice in her life...
The chains of love are never binding as when the links are made of gold.