We can bear to be deprived of everything but our self-conceit.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
A hypocrite despises those whom he deceives, but has no respect for himself. He would...
Love at first sight is only realizing an imagination that has always haunted us; or...
Walk groundly, talk profoundly, drink roundly, sleep soundly.
Genius not only diagnoses the situation but supplies the answers.
Some one is generally sure to be the sufferer by a joke.
To give a reason for anything is to breed a doubt of it.
Great thoughts reduced to practice become great acts.
He who undervalues himself is justly undervalued by others.
Prejudice is the child of ignorance.
Gracefulness has been defined to be the outward expression of the inward harmony of the...
Look up, laugh loud, talk big, keep the color in your cheek and the fire...
He is a hypocrite who professes what he does not believe; not he who does...
Grace has been defined as the outward expression of the inward harmony of the soul.
The busier we are the more leisure we have.
Those who make their dress a principal part of themselves, will, in general, become of...
Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food.
One would imagine that books were, like women, the worse for being old : that...
Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater.
It is pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness; poverty and wealth have both...
Prosperity is a way of living and thinking, and not just money or things. Poverty...