Good humor is one of the best articles of dress one can wear in society.
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
Do not be in a hurry to succeed. What would you have to live for...
Bravery never goes out of fashion.
When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise.
Let a man who has to make his fortune in life remember this maxim: Attacking...
Certain opuscules, denominated 'Christmas Books,' with the ostensible intention of swelling the tide of exhilaration,...
If a secret history of books could be written, and the author's private thoughts and...
There are a thousand thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till...
There are many sham diamonds in this life which pass for real, and vice versa.
The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of...
Ah vanity of vanities! How wayward the decrees of fate are, How very weak the...
'Tis hard with respect to Beauty, that its possessor should not have a life enjoyment...
Humor is wit and love.
Follow your honest convictions and be strong.
Follow your honest convictions and be strong
Despair is perfectly compatible with a good dinner, I promise you.
Bravery never goes out of fashion
I never knew whether to pity or congratulate a man on coming to his senses.
Except for the young or very happy, I can't say I am sorry for anyone...
A clever, ugly man every now and then is successful with the ladies, but a...
I would rather make my name than inherit it.