Follow your honest convictions and be strong
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
If a secret history of books could be written, and the author's private thoughts and...
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.
'Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
'Tis hard with respect to Beauty, that its possessor should not have a life enjoyment...
Mother is the name of God in the lips and hearts of children.
Next to the young, I suppose the very old are the most selfish.
Certain opuscules, denominated 'Christmas Books,' with the ostensible intention of swelling the tide of exhilaration,...
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it
To endure is greater than to dare; to tire out hostile fortune; to be daunted...
There are a thousand thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till...
Ah vanity of vanities! How wayward the decrees of fate are, How very weak the...
An evil person is like a dirty window, they never let the light shine through.
People hate as they love, unreasonably.
I think I could be a good woman if I had five thousand a year
Follow your honest convictions and be strong.
Except for the young or very happy, I can't say I am sorry for anyone...
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
Novelty has charms that our minds can hardly withstand
Novelty is the great parent of pleasure