Good humor is one of the best articles of dress one can wear in society.
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
Except for the young or very happy, I can't say I am sorry for anyone...
What money is better bestowed than that of a schoolboy's tip? How the kindness is...
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
To forego even ambition when the end is gained - who can say this is...
I think I could be a good woman if I had five thousand a year
And oh, what a mercy it is that these women do not exercise their powers...
If a secret history of books could be written, and the author's private thoughts and...
The two most engaging powers of an author are to make new things familiar, familiar...
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking.
Remember, it's as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman
There are many sham diamonds in this life which pass for real, and vice versa.
Ah vanity of vanities! How wayward the decrees of fate are, How very weak the...
It is impossible, in our condition of Society, not to be sometimes a Snob.
Novelty has charms that our minds can hardly withstand
Do not be in a hurry to succeed. What would you have to live for...
'Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
Remember, it's as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman.
Kindnesses are easily forgotten; but injuries! what worthy man does not keep those in mind?
The book of female logic is blotted all over with tears, and Justice in their...
Let a man who has to make his fortune in life remember this maxim: Attacking...