If you give an audience a chance they will do half your acting for you.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
Fashion is gentility running away from vulgarity and afraid of being overtaken
A nickname is the heaviest stone that the devil can throw at a man. It...
Some persons make promises for the pleasure of breaking them.
There is nothing good to be had in the country, or if there is, they...
To give a reason for anything is to breed a doubt of it
Gracefulness has been defined to be the outward expression of the inward harmony of the...
The truly proud man knows neither superiors or inferiors. The first he does not admit...
Asleep, nobody is a hypocrite
Look up, laugh loud, talk big, keep the color in your cheek and the fire...
Genius, like humanity, rusts for want of use.
I should like to spend the whole of my life in traveling abroad, if I...
Asleep, nobody is a hypocrite.
The public is so in awe of its own opinion that it never dares to...
Learning is, in too many cases, but a foil to common sense; a substitute for...
It is not fit that every man should travel; it makes a wise man better,...
Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food.
A hair in the head is worth two in the brush.
We do not see nature with our eyes, but with our understandings and our hearts.
I like a friend the better for having faults that one can talk about.
I would like to spend the whole of my life traveling, if I could anywhere...