Dinner was made for eating, not for talking.
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
William Makepeace Thackeray Quotes
Follow your honest convictions and be strong.
It is best to love wisely, no doubt; but to love foolishly is better than...
The book of female logic is blotted all over with tears, and Justice in their...
Mother is the name of God in the lips and hearts of children.
Let a man who has to make his fortune in life remember this maxim: Attacking...
Bravery never goes out of fashion
An evil person is like a dirty window, they never let the light shine through.
I never knew whether to pity or congratulate a man on coming to his senses.
There are a thousand thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till...
Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
I think I could be a good woman if I had five thousand a year
'Tis strange what a man may do and a woman yet think him an angel
Do not be in a hurry to succeed. What would you have to live for...
When I walk with you I feel as if I had a flower in my...
If a secret history of books could be written, and the author's private thoughts and...
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it
Humor is wit and love.
The two most engaging powers of an author are to make new things familiar, familiar...
The one and only substitute for experience which we have not ourselves had is art,...
Bad literature is a form of treason.
Power is dangerous unless you have humility.
Originality is nothing by judicious imitation. The most original writers borrowed one from another.