'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
'Tis strange what a man may do and a woman yet think him an angel
To forego even ambition when the end is gained - who can say this is...
A good laugh is sunshine in the house.
'Tis hard with respect to Beauty, that its possessor should not have a life enjoyment...
What money is better bestowed than that of a schoolboy's tip? How the kindness is...
Do not be in a hurry to succeed. What would you have to live for...
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
Except for the young or very happy, I can't say I am sorry for anyone...
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking.
Remember, it's as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman
Humor is wit and love.
Novelty has charms that our minds can hardly withstand
Despair is perfectly compatible with a good dinner, I promise you.
An evil person is like a dirty window, they never let the light shine through.
When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise.
I never knew whether to pity or congratulate a man on coming to his senses.
Ah vanity of vanities! How wayward the decrees of fate are, How very weak the...
There are a thousand thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till...
The book of female logic is blotted all over with tears, and Justice in their...
I would rather make my name than inherit it.