We find many things to which the prohibition of them constitutes the only temptation.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food.
Grace in women has more effect than beauty.
You will hear more good things on the outside of a stagecoach from London to...
The truly proud man knows neither superiors nor inferiors. The first he does not admit...
There are many who talk on from ignorance rather than from knowledge, and who find...
The world judge of men by their ability in their professions, and we judge of...
He who undervalues himself is justly undervalued by others.
Do not keep on with a mockery of friendship after the substance is gone -...
We are not hypocrites in our sleep
The player envies only the player, the poet envies only the poet.
Grace has been defined as the outward expression of the inward harmony of the soul.
A wise traveler never despises his own country.
If we wish to know the force of human genius, we should read Shakespeare. If...
To get others to come into our ways of thinking, we must go over to...
The love of fame is almost another name for the love of excellence; or it...
He will never have true friends who is afraid of making enemies.
An accomplished coquette excites the passions of others, in proportion as she feels none herself
Reflection makes men cowards.
Gracefulness has been defined to be the outward expression of the inward harmony of the...
Man is a make-believe animal: he is never so truly himself as when he is...