It is best to love wisely, no doubt; but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
William Makepeace Thackeray Quotes
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking
Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
A good laugh is sunshine in the house.
The two most engaging powers of an author are to make new things familiar, familiar...
What money is better bestowed than that of a schoolboy's tip? How the kindness is...
There are a thousand thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till...
Bravery never goes out of fashion.
Certain opuscules, denominated 'Christmas Books,' with the ostensible intention of swelling the tide of exhilaration,...
People who do not know how to laugh are always pompous and self-conceited.
Bravery never goes out of fashion
The book of female logic is blotted all over with tears, and Justice in their...
I would rather make my name than inherit it.
There are many sham diamonds in this life which pass for real, and vice versa.
'Tis hard with respect to Beauty, that its possessor should not have a life enjoyment...
To forego even ambition when the end is gained - who can say this is...
It is impossible, in our condition of Society, not to be sometimes a Snob.
Except for the young or very happy, I can't say I am sorry for anyone...
It is to the middle-class we must look for the safety of England.
The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of...
I never knew whether to pity or congratulate a man on coming to his senses.