Gallantry to women - the sure road to their favor - is nothing but the appearance of extreme devotion to all their wants and wishes, a delight in their satisfaction, and a confidence in yourself as being able to contribute…
Quote by William Hazlitt
To a superior race of being the pretensions of mankind to extraordinary sanctity and virtue...
I should like to spend the whole of my life in traveling abroad, if I...
The essence of poetry is will and passion.
Every one in a crowd has the power to throw dirt: nine out of ten...
As is our confidence, so is our capacity.
I would like to spend the whole of my life traveling, if I could anywhere...
There is no prejudice so strong as that which arises from a fancied exemption from...
Good temper is an estate for life
A gentle word, a kind look, a good-natured smile can work wonders and accomplish miracles.
I like a friend better for having faults that one can talk about
The soul of a journey is liberty, perfect liberty, to think, feel, do just as...
Look up, laugh loud, talk big, keep the color in your cheek and the fire...
He who undervalues himself is justly undervalued by others.
There are only three pleasures in life pure and lasting, and all derived from inanimate...
Those who can command themselves command others.
An accomplished coquette excites the passions of others, in proportion as she feels none herself
Rules and models destroy genius and art.
The ignorance of the world leaves one at the mercy of its malice
A jury is a group of twelve people of average ignorance
The vanity of the sciences. Physical science will not console me for the ignorance of...