I should like to spend the whole of my life in traveling abroad, if I could anywhere borrow another life to spend afterwards at home.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
To be happy, we must be true to nature and carry our age along with...
The more we do, the more we can do.
The world judge of men by their ability in their profession, and we judge of...
Though familiarity may not breed contempt, it takes off the edge of admiration.
Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food.
There are only three pleasures in life pure and lasting, and all derived from inanimate...
Walk groundly, talk profoundly, drink roundly, sleep soundly.
Asleep, nobody is a hypocrite.
One shining quality lends a lustre to another, or hides some glaring defect.
The soul of a journey is liberty, perfect liberty, to think, feel, do just as...
Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater.
One would imagine that books were, like women, the worse for being old : that...
We are very much what others think of us. The reception our observations meet with...
An accomplished coquette excites the passions of others, in proportion as she feels none herself
Love at first sight is only realizing an imagination that has always haunted us; or...
Some one is generally sure to be the sufferer by a joke.
Grace in women has more effect than beauty.
Without something to hate, we should lose the very spring of thought and action.
We hate some persons because we do not know them; and we will not know...
Contempt is the weapon of the weak and a defense against one's own despised and...