Dinner was made for eating, not for talking.
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
William Makepeace Thackeray Quotes
Kindnesses are easily forgotten; but injuries! what worthy man does not keep those in mind?
Remember, it's as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman.
Mother is the name of God in the lips and hearts of children.
When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise.
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it
Except for the young or very happy, I can't say I am sorry for anyone...
I would rather make my name than inherit it.
It is best to love wisely, no doubt; but to love foolishly is better than...
It is impossible, in our condition of Society, not to be sometimes a Snob.
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.
Bravery never goes out of fashion.
The two most engaging powers of an author are to make new things familiar, familiar...
Ah vanity of vanities! How wayward the decrees of fate are, How very weak the...
People who do not know how to laugh are always pompous and self-conceited.
What money is better bestowed than that of a schoolboy's tip? How the kindness is...
And oh, what a mercy it is that these women do not exercise their powers...
Let a man who has to make his fortune in life remember this maxim: Attacking...
'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.
When I walk with you I feel as if I had a flower in my...