He is a hypocrite who professes what he does not believe; not he who does not practice all he wishes or approves
Quote by William Hazlitt
The way to get on in the world is to be neither more nor less...
There is a heroism in crime as well as in virtue. Vice and infamy have...
Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater.
Hope is the best possession. None are completely wretched but those who are without hope....
Old friendships are like meats served up repeatedly, cold, comfortless, and distasteful. The stomach turns...
Cunning is the art of concealing our own defects, and discovering other people's weaknesses.
I like a friend the better for having faults that one can talk about.
The perfect joys of heaven do not satisfy the cravings of nature.
The most violent friendships soonest wear themselves out.
I'm not smart, but I like to observe. Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton...
No wise man can have a contempt for the prejudices of others; and he should...
Gracefulness has been defined to be the outward expression of the inward harmony of the...
Dandyism is a variety of genius.
Some persons make promises for the pleasure of breaking them.
We never do anything well till we cease to think about the manner of doing...
The essence of poetry is will and passion.
I like a friend better for having faults that one can talk about
Without the aid of prejudice and custom, I should not be able to find my...
Ignorance is stubborn and prejudice is hard
To murder character is as truly a crime as to murder the body: the tongue...