There is no prejudice so strong as that which arises from a fancied exemption from all prejudice.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
The most insignificant people are the most apt to sneer at others. They are safe...
Reflection makes men cowards.
Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater.
Zeal will do more than knowledge.
To be happy, we must be true to nature and carry our age along with...
The more we do, the more we can do.
The only vice that cannot be forgiven is hypocrisy. The repentance of a hypocrite is...
The incentive to ambition is the love of power.
Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food.
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not...
He who undervalues himself is justly undervalued by others.
An accomplished coquette excites the passions of others, in proportion as she feels none herself
We do not see nature with our eyes, but with our understandings and our hearts.
Life is the art of being well deceived; and in order that the deception may...
Some people break promises for the pleasure of breaking them.
Old friendships are like meats served up repeatedly, cold, comfortless, and distasteful. The stomach turns...
He will never have true friends who is afraid of making enemies.
Fame is the inheritance not of the dead, but of the living. It is we...
Every time I think that I'm getting old, and gradually going to the grave, something...
The charm of fame is so great that we like every object to which it...
They live ill who expect to live always
Finding love isn't worth it if you have to lose yourself in the process.