The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of his own face.
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
William Makepeace Thackeray Quotes
There are many sham diamonds in this life which pass for real, and vice versa.
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking
If a secret history of books could be written, and the author's private thoughts and...
Bravery never goes out of fashion
Bravery never goes out of fashion.
It is best to love wisely, no doubt; but to love foolishly is better than...
Follow your honest convictions and be strong.
I never knew whether to pity or congratulate a man on coming to his senses.
Follow your honest convictions and be strong
Next to the young, I suppose the very old are the most selfish.
To endure is greater than to dare; to tire out hostile fortune; to be daunted...
Good humor is one of the best articles of dress one can wear in society.
Remember, it's as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman
Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
Certain opuscules, denominated 'Christmas Books,' with the ostensible intention of swelling the tide of exhilaration,...
What money is better bestowed than that of a schoolboy's tip? How the kindness is...
A clever, ugly man every now and then is successful with the ladies, but a...
I would rather make my name than inherit it.
When I walk with you I feel as if I had a flower in my...
The book of female logic is blotted all over with tears, and Justice in their...