The way to get on in the world is to be neither more nor less wise, neither better nor worse than your neighbours.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
Asleep, nobody is a hypocrite
Those who are at war with others are not at peace with themselves.
You will hear more good things on the outside of a stagecoach from London to...
Modesty is the lowest of the virtues, and is a confession of the deficiency it...
The mind of man is like a clock that is always running down, and requires...
Genius, like humanity, rusts for the want of use
The love of fame is almost another name for the love of excellence; or it...
Fame is the inheritance not of the dead, but of the living. It is we...
Poetry is the universal language which the heart holds with nature and itself. He who...
Poetry is all that is worth remembering in life.
Every one in a crowd has the power to throw dirt: nine out of ten...
He who undervalues himself is justly undervalued by others.
That which is not, shall never be; that which is, shall never cease to be....
Some one is generally sure to be the sufferer by a joke.
Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater.
I would like to spend the whole of my life traveling, if I could anywhere...
Defoe says that there were a hundred thousand country fellows in his time ready to...
Rules and models destroy genius and art.
Patience is the art of hoping.
I have been no more than a medium, as it were.