It is impossible, in our condition of Society, not to be sometimes a Snob.
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
William Makepeace Thackeray Quotes
Kindnesses are easily forgotten; but injuries! what worthy man does not keep those in mind?
Remember, it's as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman
If a secret history of books could be written, and the author's private thoughts and...
Follow your honest convictions and be strong.
There are a thousand thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till...
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking.
When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise.
To forego even ambition when the end is gained - who can say this is...
'Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
People who do not know how to laugh are always pompous and self-conceited.
The two most engaging powers of an author are to make new things familiar, familiar...
It is best to love wisely, no doubt; but to love foolishly is better than...
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.
Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
Next to the young, I suppose the very old are the most selfish.
I never knew whether to pity or congratulate a man on coming to his senses.
What money is better bestowed than that of a schoolboy's tip? How the kindness is...
The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of...
It is to the middle-class we must look for the safety of England.