People hate as they love, unreasonably.
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
If a secret history of books could be written, and the author's private thoughts and...
I think I could be a good woman if I had five thousand a year
Good humor is one of the best articles of dress one can wear in society.
Follow your honest convictions and be strong.
There are many sham diamonds in this life which pass for real, and vice versa.
'Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of...
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking.
The two most engaging powers of an author are to make new things familiar, familiar...
When I walk with you I feel as if I had a flower in my...
Next to the young, I suppose the very old are the most selfish.
Do not be in a hurry to succeed. What would you have to live for...
Despair is perfectly compatible with a good dinner, I promise you.
An evil person is like a dirty window, they never let the light shine through.
A clever, ugly man every now and then is successful with the ladies, but a...
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
Novelty has charms that our minds can hardly withstand
Bravery never goes out of fashion
Before I knew you, I thought brave was not being afraid. You've taught me that...
Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their...