Let a man who has to make his fortune in life remember this maxim: Attacking is the only secret. Dare and the world yields, or if it beats you sometimes, dare it again and you will succeed.
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
William Makepeace Thackeray Quotes
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
Follow your honest convictions and be strong.
When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise.
Follow your honest convictions and be strong
Bravery never goes out of fashion
The book of female logic is blotted all over with tears, and Justice in their...
To endure is greater than to dare; to tire out hostile fortune; to be daunted...
Kindnesses are easily forgotten; but injuries! what worthy man does not keep those in mind?
The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of...
Despair is perfectly compatible with a good dinner, I promise you.
An evil person is like a dirty window, they never let the light shine through.
People who do not know how to laugh are always pompous and self-conceited.
What money is better bestowed than that of a schoolboy's tip? How the kindness is...
Novelty has charms that our minds can hardly withstand
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it
We should pay as much reverence to youth as we should to age; there are...
Mother is the name of God in the lips and hearts of children.
If a secret history of books could be written, and the author's private thoughts and...
There are a thousand thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till...
Except for the young or very happy, I can't say I am sorry for anyone...