The English (it must be owned) are rather a foul-mouthed nation.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
The truly proud man knows neither superiors or inferiors. The first he does not admit...
I like a friend better for having faults that one can talk about
A wise traveler never despises his own country.
No young man ever thinks he shall die.
The truly proud man knows neither superiors nor inferiors. The first he does not admit...
The more we do, the more we can do.
Man is a make-believe animal: he is never so truly himself as when he is...
The incentive to ambition is the love of power.
Envy among other ingredients has a mixture of the love of justice in it. We...
Genius, like humanity, rusts for want of use.
Books let us into their souls and lay open to us the secrets of our...
Grace in women has more effect than beauty.
Look up, laugh loud, talk big, keep the color in your cheek and the fire...
The essence of poetry is will and passion.
To give a reason for anything is to breed a doubt of it
Modesty is the lowest of the virtues, and is a confession of the deficiency it...
Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food.
He who undervalues himself is justly undervalued by others.
Those who speak ill of the spiritual life, although they come and go by day,...
A hypocrite despises those whom he deceives, but has no respect for himself. He would...