The player envies only the player, the poet envies only the poet.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
The perfect joys of heaven do not satisfy the cravings of nature.
If you think you can win, you can win. Faith is necessary to victory.
The love of liberty is the love of others; the love of power is the...
The soul of a journey is liberty, perfect liberty, to think, feel, do just as...
There is not a more mean, stupid, dastardly, pitiful, selfish, spiteful, envious, ungrateful animal than...
The love of fame is almost another name for the love of excellence; or it...
Everything is in motion. Everything flows. Everything is vibrating.
No truly great person ever thought themselves so.
I like a friend the better for having faults that one can talk about.
There are no rules for friendship. It must be left to itself. We cannot force...
Those who can command themselves command others.
Few things tend more to alienate friendship than a want of punctuality in our engagements....
He who undervalues himself is justly undervalued by others.
The way to get on in the world is to be neither more nor less...
Cunning is the art of concealing our own defects, and discovering other people's weaknesses.
The art of life is to know how to enjoy a little and to endure...
The only vice that cannot be forgiven is hypocrisy. The repentance of a hypocrite is...
To be happy, we must be true to nature and carry our age along with...
An accomplished coquette excites the passions of others, in proportion as she feels none herself
Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater.