Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
William Makepeace Thackeray Quotes
Ah vanity of vanities! How wayward the decrees of fate are, How very weak the...
A good laugh is sunshine in the house.
If a secret history of books could be written, and the author's private thoughts and...
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking
Follow your honest convictions and be strong.
People who do not know how to laugh are always pompous and self-conceited.
'Tis strange what a man may do and a woman yet think him an angel
Follow your honest convictions and be strong
When I walk with you I feel as if I had a flower in my...
Do not be in a hurry to succeed. What would you have to live for...
And oh, what a mercy it is that these women do not exercise their powers...
Humor is wit and love.
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it
Mother is the name of God in the lips and hearts of children.
The two most engaging powers of an author are to make new things familiar, familiar...
Except for the young or very happy, I can't say I am sorry for anyone...
Remember, it's as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman.
'Tis hard with respect to Beauty, that its possessor should not have a life enjoyment...
Beauty is truth, truth beauty, - that is all Ye know on earth, and all...
It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.
Never take a person's dignity: it is worth everything to them, and nothing to you.