Those who can command themselves command others.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
To be remembered after we are dead, is but poor recompense for being treated with...
The truly proud man knows neither superiors or inferiors. The first he does not admit...
Some people break promises for the pleasure of breaking them.
Even in the common affairs of life, in love, friendship, and marriage, how little security...
Some persons make promises for the pleasure of breaking them.
Good temper is one of the greatest preservers of the features.
The perfect joys of heaven do not satisfy the cravings of nature.
A gentle word, a kind look, a good-natured smile can work wonders and accomplish miracles.
We are not hypocrites in our sleep.
Everything is in motion. Everything flows. Everything is vibrating.
A hair in the head is worth two in the brush.
So I have loitered my life away, reading books, looking at pictures, going to plays,...
Walk groundly, talk profoundly, drink roundly, sleep soundly.
There are many who talk on from ignorance rather than from knowledge, and who find...
It is not fit that every man should travel; it makes a wise man better,...
Cunning is the art of concealing our own defects, and discovering other people's weaknesses.
He will never have true friends who is afraid of making enemies.
One is always more vexed at losing a game of any sort by a single...
Be glad of life because it gives you the chance to love and to work...
They can call me crazy if I fail, all the chance that I need, is...