There is a heroism in crime as well as in virtue. Vice and infamy have their altars and their religion.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
The more we do, the more we can do.
To be happy, we must be true to nature and carry our age along with...
We can bear to be deprived of everything but our self-conceit.
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not...
Fashion is gentility running away from vulgarity and afraid of being overtaken
A hypocrite despises those whom he deceives, but has no respect for himself. He would...
Love turns, with a little indulgence, to indifference or disgust; hatred alone is inmortal.
To give a reason for anything is to breed a doubt of it
The only vice that cannot be forgiven is hypocrisy. The repentance of a hypocrite is...
The essence of poetry is will and passion.
Love at first sight is only realizing an imagination that has always haunted us; or...
There are no rules for friendship. It must be left to itself. We cannot force...
A hair in the head is worth two in the brush.
Man is a make-believe animal: he is never so truly himself as when he is...
Grace has been defined as the outward expression of the inward harmony of the soul.
I like a friend the better for having faults that one can talk about.
If the world were good for nothing else, it is a fine subject for speculation.
We are not hypocrites in our sleep
Morality becomes hypocrisy if it means accepting mothers suffering or dying in connection with unwanted...
He (Thomas Paine) saw oppression on every hand; injustice everywhere; hypocrisy at the altar; venality...