Love at first sight is only realizing an imagination that has always haunted us; or meeting with a face, a figure, or cast of expression in perfection that we have seen and admired in a less degree or in less…
Quote by William Hazlitt
I like a friend the better for having faults that one can talk about.
Fashion is gentility running away from vulgarity and afraid of being overtaken
No truly great person ever thought themselves so.
An honest man speaks the truth, though it may give offence; a vain man, in...
The mind of man is like a clock that is always running down, and requires...
The true barbarian is he who thinks everything barbarous but his own tastes and prejudices.
Learning is its own exceeding great reward.
Gallantry to women - the sure road to their favor - is nothing but the...
Without the aid of prejudice and custom, I should not be able to find my...
Asleep, nobody is a hypocrite
Principle is a passion for truth
Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater.
Envy among other ingredients has a mixture of the love of justice in it. We...
Memory cannot exist without endurance of the things perceived, and the thing perceived cannot remain...
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not...
The English (it must be owned) are rather a foul-mouthed nation.
The most learned are often the most narrow minded.
Defoe says that there were a hundred thousand country fellows in his time ready to...
If you think about disaster, you will get it. Brood about death and you hasten...
A single death is a tragedy, are million deaths is a statistic.