No truly great person ever thought themselves so.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
The more we do, the more we can do.
Few things tend more to alienate friendship than a want of punctuality in our engagements....
Zeal will do more than knowledge.
Those who can command themselves command others.
The world judge of men by their ability in their professions, and we judge of...
The truly proud man knows neither superiors or inferiors. The first he does not admit...
Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater.
Hope is the best possession. None are completely wretched but those who are without hope....
Gallantry to women - the sure road to their favor - is nothing but the...
I conceive that words are like money, not the worse for being common, but that...
The only vice that cannot be forgiven is hypocrisy. The repentance of a hypocrite is...
No young man ever thinks he shall die.
Some one is generally sure to be the sufferer by a joke.
To great evils we submit; we resent little provocations
The most learned are often the most narrow minded.
Rules and models destroy genius and art.
We find many things to which the prohibition of them constitutes the only temptation.
Do not keep on with a mockery of friendship after the substance is gone -...
Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art, like the universe itself (for God did not...
Friendship is the golden thread that ties the heart of all the world.