Cunning is the art of concealing our own defects, and discovering other people's weaknesses.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
It is hard for any one to be an honest politician who is not born...
Love at first sight is only realizing an imagination that has always haunted us; or...
The essence of poetry is will and passion.
Every one in a crowd has the power to throw dirt: nine out of ten...
Prejudice is the child of ignorance.
Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food.
Good temper is an estate for life
To give a reason for anything is to breed a doubt of it.
Grace is the absence of everything that indicates pain or difficulty, hesitation or incongruity.
No one ever approaches perfection except by stealth, and unknown to themselves.
I do not think that what is called Love at first sight is so great...
That which is not, shall never be; that which is, shall never cease to be....
Envy among other ingredients has a mixture of the love of justice in it. We...
Those who make their dress a principal part of themselves, will, in general, become of...
Some one is generally sure to be the sufferer by a joke.
If you give an audience a chance they will do half your acting for you.
We find many things to which the prohibition of them constitutes the only temptation.
It is better to be able neither to read nor write than to be able...
The perfect joys of heaven do not satisfy the cravings of nature.
The soul of a journey is liberty, perfect liberty, to think, feel, do just as...