We are not hypocrites in our sleep.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
Prejudice is the child of ignorance.
If you think you can win, you can. Faith is necessary to victory.
There is a heroism in crime as well as in virtue. Vice and infamy have...
Fashion is gentility running away from vulgarity and afraid of being overtaken
I would like to spend the whole of my life traveling, if I could anywhere...
Cunning is the art of concealing our own defects, and discovering other people's weaknesses.
Genius, like humanity, rusts for the want of use
The true barbarian is he who thinks everything barbarous but his own tastes and prejudices.
A scholar is like a book written in a dead language. It is not every...
A hair in the head is worth two in the brush.
To be happy, we must be true to nature and carry our age along with...
Grace is the absence of everything that indicates pain or difficulty, hesitation or incongruity.
Great thoughts reduced to practice become great acts.
Books let us into their souls and lay open to us the secrets of our...
No one ever approaches perfection except by stealth, and unknown to themselves.
Dandyism is a variety of genius.
The perfect joys of heaven do not satisfy the cravings of nature.
Learning is the knowledge of that which is not generally known to others, and which...
Keeping books on social aid is capitalistic nonsense. I just use the money for the...
One of the great things about books is sometimes there are some fantastic pictures.