Old friendships are like meats served up repeatedly, cold, comfortless, and distasteful. The stomach turns against them.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
A nickname is the heaviest stone that the devil can throw at a man. It...
Some persons make promises for the pleasure of breaking them.
Rules and models destroy genius and art.
No wise man can have a contempt for the prejudices of others; and he should...
A wise traveler never despises his own country.
Prejudice is the child of ignorance.
Dr. Johnson was a lazy learned man who liked to think and talk better than...
It is not the errors of others, but our own miscalculations, on which we wreak...
Learning is the knowledge of that which is not generally known to others, and which...
Memory cannot exist without endurance of the things perceived, and the thing perceived cannot remain...
Without something to hate, we should lose the very spring of thought and action.
Good temper is one of the greatest preservers of the features.
The art of pleasing consists in being pleased.
Some people break promises for the pleasure of breaking them.
A gentle word, a kind look, a good-natured smile can work wonders and accomplish miracles.
Our friends are generally ready to do everything for us, except the very thing we...
No one ever approaches perfection except by stealth, and unknown to themselves.
The most violent friendships soonest wear themselves out.
Sincere friendship towards God, in all who believe him to be properly an intelligent, willing...
There are friends who destroy each other, but a real friend sticks closer than a...
You fall into my arms. You are the good gift of destruction's path, When life...