Follow your honest convictions and be strong.
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
William Makepeace Thackeray Quotes
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
It is best to love wisely, no doubt; but to love foolishly is better than...
Humor is wit and love.
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.
There are a thousand thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till...
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.
Next to the young, I suppose the very old are the most selfish.
What money is better bestowed than that of a schoolboy's tip? How the kindness is...
If a secret history of books could be written, and the author's private thoughts and...
'Tis hard with respect to Beauty, that its possessor should not have a life enjoyment...
Bravery never goes out of fashion
Despair is perfectly compatible with a good dinner, I promise you.
And oh, what a mercy it is that these women do not exercise their powers...
I never knew whether to pity or congratulate a man on coming to his senses.
There are many sham diamonds in this life which pass for real, and vice versa.
The two most engaging powers of an author are to make new things familiar, familiar...
The only sensible ends of literature are, first, the pleasurable toil of writing; second, the...
There is a great discovery still to be made in literature, that of paying literary...
The difference between literature and journalism is that journalism is unreadable, and literature is not...
I know of nothing sublime which is not some modification of power.
I work until beer oclock.