Learning is its own exceeding great reward.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
There is no one thoroughly despicable. We cannot descend much lower than an idiot; and...
I do not think that what is called Love at first sight is so great...
Those who speak ill of the spiritual life, although they come and go by day,...
Principle is a passion for truth
To give a reason for anything is to breed a doubt of it.
One would imagine that books were, like women, the worse for being old : that...
Grace is the absence of everything that indicates pain or difficulty, hesitation or incongruity.
Do not keep on with a mockery of friendship after the substance is gone -...
The world judge of men by their ability in their professions, and we judge of...
Walk groundly, talk profoundly, drink roundly, sleep soundly.
A hair in the head is worth two in the brush.
Love turns, with a little indulgence, to indifference or disgust; hatred alone is inmortal.
Every one in a crowd has the power to throw dirt: nine out of ten...
A wise traveler never despises his own country.
There are only three pleasures in life pure and lasting, and all derived from inanimate...
Every man, in his own opinion, forms an exception to the ordinary rules of morality.
Genius, like humanity, rusts for the want of use
Envy among other ingredients has a mixture of the love of justice in it. We...
We grow tired of everything but turning others into ridicule, and congratulating ourselves on their...
Grace has been defined as the outward expression of the inward harmony of the soul.