The only vice that cannot be forgiven is hypocrisy. The repentance of a hypocrite is itself hypocrisy.
Quote by William Hazlitt
We are very much what others think of us. The reception our observations meet with...
Reflection makes men cowards.
The public have neither shame or gratitude.
A hair in the head is worth two in the brush.
We never do anything well till we cease to think about the manner of doing...
A wise traveler never despises his own country.
Few things tend more to alienate friendship than a want of punctuality in our engagements....
Some people break promises for the pleasure of breaking them.
There is no one thoroughly despicable. We cannot descend much lower than an idiot; and...
The English (it must be owned) are rather a foul-mouthed nation.
We grow tired of everything but turning others into ridicule, and congratulating ourselves on their...
The more we do, the more we can do.
Cunning is the art of concealing our own defects, and discovering other people's weaknesses.
If you think you can win, you can win. Faith is necessary to victory.
Fame is the inheritance not of the dead, but of the living. It is we...
The world judge of men by their ability in their professions, and we judge of...
Anyone who has passed though the regular gradations of a classical education, and is not...
Memory cannot exist without endurance of the things perceived, and the thing perceived cannot remain...
There is nothing like an odor to stir memories.
Memories have to be our most painful blessing