Man is the only animal that laughs and weeps; for he is the only animal that is struck with the difference between what things are and what they ought to be
Quote by William Hazlitt
To great evils we submit; we resent little provocations
It is better to be able neither to read nor write than to be able...
Prejudice is the child of ignorance.
Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food.
Zeal will do more than knowledge.
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not...
The most insignificant people are the most apt to sneer at others. They are safe...
A scholar is like a book written in a dead language. It is not every...
The world judge of men by their ability in their profession, and we judge of...
Those who can command themselves command others.
We are not hypocrites in our sleep.
We are not hypocrites in our sleep
Those who are at war with others are not at peace with themselves.
To give a reason for anything is to breed a doubt of it
Anyone who has passed though the regular gradations of a classical education, and is not...
Gracefulness has been defined to be the outward expression of the inward harmony of the...
If I have not read a book before, it is, for all intents and purposes,...
Grace in women has more effect than beauty.
If you give an audience a chance they will do half your acting for you.
The most learned are often the most narrow minded.