Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
Despair is perfectly compatible with a good dinner, I promise you.
It is best to love wisely, no doubt; but to love foolishly is better than...
Novelty has charms that our minds can hardly withstand
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
Remember, it's as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman.
If a secret history of books could be written, and the author's private thoughts and...
Bravery never goes out of fashion.
'Tis strange what a man may do and a woman yet think him an angel
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it
There are many sham diamonds in this life which pass for real, and vice versa.
When I walk with you I feel as if I had a flower in my...
I would rather make my name than inherit it.
An evil person is like a dirty window, they never let the light shine through.
'Tis hard with respect to Beauty, that its possessor should not have a life enjoyment...
'Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
Bravery never goes out of fashion
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I do not hesitate to read all good books in translations. What is really best...
We cannot learn men from books.
Books won't stay banned. They won't burn. Ideas won't go to jail. In the long...