That which is not, shall never be; that which is, shall never cease to be. To the wise, these truths are self-evident.
Quote by William Hazlitt
Some people break promises for the pleasure of breaking them.
The most violent friendships soonest wear themselves out.
The player envies only the player, the poet envies only the poet.
He who comes up to his own idea of greatness must always have had a...
It is hard for any one to be an honest politician who is not born...
Reflection makes men cowards.
The essence of poetry is will and passion.
Genius not only diagnoses the situation but supplies the answers.
We grow tired of everything but turning others into ridicule, and congratulating ourselves on their...
Some one is generally sure to be the sufferer by a joke.
People of genius do not excel in any profession because they work in it, they...
One shining quality lends a lustre to another, or hides some glaring defect.
To give a reason for anything is to breed a doubt of it
You know more of a road by having traveled it than by all the conjectures...
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not...
Life is the art of being well deceived; and in order that the deception may...
Every one in a crowd has the power to throw dirt: nine out of ten...
Look up, laugh loud, talk big, keep the color in your cheek and the fire...
Grace in women has more effect than beauty.
The humblest painter is a true scholar; and the best of scholars the scholar of...