Memory cannot exist without endurance of the things perceived, and the thing perceived cannot remain where it has never been.
Quote by William Hazlitt
Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food.
Without something to hate, we should lose the very spring of thought and action.
Man is the only animal that laughs and weeps; for he is the only animal...
Some one is generally sure to be the sufferer by a joke.
The art of life is to know how to enjoy a little and to endure...
The essence of poetry is will and passion.
Zeal will do more than knowledge.
One shining quality lends a lustre to another, or hides some glaring defect.
Gracefulness has been defined to be the outward expression of the inward harmony of the...
The more we do, the more we can do.
He is a hypocrite who professes what he does not believe; not he who does...
The most violent friendships soonest wear themselves out.
Life is the art of being well deceived; and in order that the deception may...
Grace is the absence of everything that indicates pain or difficulty, hesitation or incongruity.
We must be doing something to be happy.
I like a friend the better for having faults that one can talk about.
Envy among other ingredients has a mixture of the love of justice in it. We...
The way to get on in the world is to be neither more nor less...
Poetry is all that is worth remembering in life.
Grace in women has more effect than beauty.