To endure is greater than to dare; to tire out hostile fortune; to be daunted by no difficulty; to keep heart when all have lost it; to go through intrigue spotless; to forego even ambition when the end is gained…
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
I would rather make my name than inherit it.
The book of female logic is blotted all over with tears, and Justice in their...
Mother is the name of God in the lips and hearts of children.
Follow your honest convictions and be strong.
Do not be in a hurry to succeed. What would you have to live for...
And oh, what a mercy it is that these women do not exercise their powers...
'Tis hard with respect to Beauty, that its possessor should not have a life enjoyment...
It is to the middle-class we must look for the safety of England.
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.
Kindnesses are easily forgotten; but injuries! what worthy man does not keep those in mind?
'Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
Follow your honest convictions and be strong
When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise.
People who do not know how to laugh are always pompous and self-conceited.
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it
Next to the young, I suppose the very old are the most selfish.
We should pay as much reverence to youth as we should to age; there are...
Bravery never goes out of fashion
The brave man is not he who feels no fear, For that were stupid and...
Fight till the last gasp.