Prejudice is the child of ignorance.
Quote by William Hazlitt
The more we do, the more we can do.
Gracefulness has been defined to be the outward expression of the inward harmony of the...
Love turns, with a little indulgence, to indifference or disgust; hatred alone is inmortal.
Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food.
We are very much what others think of us. The reception our observations meet with...
It is not the errors of others, but our own miscalculations, on which we wreak...
Walk groundly, talk profoundly, drink roundly, sleep soundly.
The public have neither shame or gratitude.
The ignorance of the world leaves one at the mercy of its malice
The true barbarian is he who thinks everything barbarous but his own tastes and prejudices.
If you give an audience a chance they will do half your acting for you.
Man is a make-believe animal: he is never so truly himself as when he is...
No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of...
The art of pleasing consists in being pleased.
To give a reason for anything is to breed a doubt of it
To give a reason for anything is to breed a doubt of it.
I conceive that words are like money, not the worse for being common, but that...
Look up, laugh loud, talk big, keep the color in your cheek and the fire...
An accomplished coquette excites the passions of others, in proportion as she feels none herself
No one ever approaches perfection except by stealth, and unknown to themselves.