The only vice that cannot be forgiven is hypocrisy. The repentance of a hypocrite is itself hypocrisy.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
We grow tired of everything but turning others into ridicule, and congratulating ourselves on their...
We must be doing something to be happy.
The mind of man is like a clock that is always running down, and requires...
One would imagine that books were, like women, the worse for being old : that...
The essence of poetry is will and passion.
Those who can command themselves command others.
Learning is, in too many cases, but a foil to common sense; a substitute for...
Grace is the absence of everything that indicates pain or difficulty, hesitation or incongruity.
Some persons make promises for the pleasure of breaking them.
The dupe of friendship, and the fool of love; have I not reason to hate...
The soul of a journey is liberty, perfect liberty, to think, feel, do just as...
I do not think that what is called Love at first sight is so great...
Reflection makes men cowards.
We find many things to which the prohibition of them constitutes the only temptation.
He who undervalues himself is justly undervalued by others.
If you think you can win, you can win. Faith is necessary to victory.
He will never have true friends who is afraid of making enemies.
Dr. Johnson was a lazy learned man who liked to think and talk better than...
A grave blockhead should always go about with a lively one - they show one...
Old friendships are like meats served up repeatedly, cold, comfortless, and distasteful. The stomach turns...