'Tis hard with respect to Beauty, that its possessor should not have a life enjoyment of it, but be compelled to resign it after, at the most, some forty years' lease
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it
People who do not know how to laugh are always pompous and self-conceited.
I would rather make my name than inherit it.
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
People hate as they love, unreasonably.
To endure is greater than to dare; to tire out hostile fortune; to be daunted...
The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of...
When I walk with you I feel as if I had a flower in my...
A clever, ugly man every now and then is successful with the ladies, but a...
There are a thousand thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till...
Remember, it's as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman.
Follow your honest convictions and be strong.
'Tis strange what a man may do and a woman yet think him an angel
Except for the young or very happy, I can't say I am sorry for anyone...
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking
Bravery never goes out of fashion
It is impossible, in our condition of Society, not to be sometimes a Snob.
'Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
The book of female logic is blotted all over with tears, and Justice in their...
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking.