Despair is perfectly compatible with a good dinner, I promise you.
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
William Makepeace Thackeray Quotes
'Tis hard with respect to Beauty, that its possessor should not have a life enjoyment...
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it
What money is better bestowed than that of a schoolboy's tip? How the kindness is...
To endure is greater than to dare; to tire out hostile fortune; to be daunted...
Kindnesses are easily forgotten; but injuries! what worthy man does not keep those in mind?
I never knew whether to pity or congratulate a man on coming to his senses.
A clever, ugly man every now and then is successful with the ladies, but a...
Remember, it's as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman.
It is impossible, in our condition of Society, not to be sometimes a Snob.
'Tis strange what a man may do and a woman yet think him an angel
People who do not know how to laugh are always pompous and self-conceited.
Remember, it's as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman
Novelty has charms that our minds can hardly withstand
Bravery never goes out of fashion
When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise.
There are many sham diamonds in this life which pass for real, and vice versa.
And oh, what a mercy it is that these women do not exercise their powers...
It is best to love wisely, no doubt; but to love foolishly is better than...
Next to the young, I suppose the very old are the most selfish.
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.