Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
William Makepeace Thackeray Quotes
I never knew whether to pity or congratulate a man on coming to his senses.
Ah vanity of vanities! How wayward the decrees of fate are, How very weak the...
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking.
'Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
Certain opuscules, denominated 'Christmas Books,' with the ostensible intention of swelling the tide of exhilaration,...
The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of...
Good humor is one of the best articles of dress one can wear in society.
Follow your honest convictions and be strong.
'Tis strange what a man may do and a woman yet think him an angel
Bravery never goes out of fashion.
And oh, what a mercy it is that these women do not exercise their powers...
People hate as they love, unreasonably.
Kindnesses are easily forgotten; but injuries! what worthy man does not keep those in mind?
Remember, it's as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman
When I walk with you I feel as if I had a flower in my...
We should pay as much reverence to youth as we should to age; there are...
It is to the middle-class we must look for the safety of England.
Let a man who has to make his fortune in life remember this maxim: Attacking...
There are a thousand thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till...
A clever, ugly man every now and then is successful with the ladies, but a...