The history of art is the history of revivals
Quote by Samuel Butler
No mistake is more common and more fatuous than appealing to logic in cases which...
Fear is static that prevents me from hearing myself.
We are not won by arguments that we can analyse but by tone and temper,...
Men should not try to overstrain their goodness more than any other faculty, bodily or...
Let us eat and drink neither forgetting death unduly nor remembering it. The Lord hath...
Brigands demand your money or your life; women require both.
Be virtuous and you will be vicious.
To be at all is to be religious more or less
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
We are not won by arguments that we can analyze but by the tone and...
People are always good company when they are doing what they really enjoy.
The want of money is the root of all evil.
I am the enfant terrible of literature and science
We think as we do, mainly because other people think so
The truest characters of ignorance are vanity and pride and arrogance.
Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to...
When you have told anyone you have left him a legacy, the only decent thing...
People are lucky and unlucky...according to the ratio between what they get and what they...
Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent.
People like a woman who drinks her scotch straight. People like a woman who serves...