No thoroughly occupied person was ever found really miserable.
Quote by Walter Savage Landor
Walter Savage Landor Quotes
Goodness does not more certainly make men happy than happiness makes them good.
The flame of anger, bright and brief, sharpens the barb of love.
Of all failures, to fail in a witticism is the worst, and the mishap is...
We cannot be contented because we are happy, and we cannot be happy because we...
Great men lose somewhat of their greatness by being near us; ordinary men gain much.
Ambition is but avarice on stilts, and masked.
Music is God's gift to man, the only art of Heaven given to earth, the...
The wise become as the unwise in the enchanted chambers of Power, whose lamps make...
There is nothing on earth divine except humanity.
We talk on principal, but act on motivation.
The Siren waits thee, singing song for song.
In argument, truth always prevails finally; in politics, falsehood always.
The writing of the wise are the only riches our posterity cannot squander.
I strove with none; for none was worth my strife; Nature I loved, and, next...
My thoughts are my company; I can bring them together, select them, detain them, dismiss...
Ambition has but one reward for all: A little power, a little transient fame; A...
O what a thing is age! Death without death's quiet.
There is no easy path leading out of life, and few easy ones that lie...
We often fancy that we suffer from ingratitude, while in reality we suffer from self-love.
We think that we suffer from ingratitude, while in reality we suffer from self-love.