Satirists gain the applause of others through fear, not through love.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
There are only three pleasures in life pure and lasting, and all derived from inanimate...
We can bear to be deprived of everything but our self-conceit.
He will never have true friends who is afraid of making enemies.
Grace has been defined as the outward expression of the inward harmony of the soul.
Asleep, nobody is a hypocrite.
Life is the art of being well deceived; and in order that the deception may...
Prejudice is never easy unless it can pass itself off for reason
The truly proud man knows neither superiors nor inferiors. The first he does not admit...
The most learned are often the most narrow minded.
The world judge of men by their ability in their profession, and we judge of...
Without the aid of prejudice and custom, I should not be able to find my...
Genius not only diagnoses the situation but supplies the answers.
Grace in women has more effect than beauty.
The way to procure insults is to submit to them: a man meets with no...
People of genius do not excel in any profession because they work in it, they...
An honest man speaks the truth, though it may give offence; a vain man, in...
Zeal will do more than knowledge.
Everything is in motion. Everything flows. Everything is vibrating.
The perfect joys of heaven do not satisfy the cravings of nature.
I'm not smart, but I like to observe. Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton...