We must be doing something to be happy.
Quote by William Hazlitt
He who undervalues himself is justly undervalued by others.
Hope is the best possession. None are completely wretched but those who are without hope....
He who comes up to his own idea of greatness must always have had a...
Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater.
You know more of a road by having traveled it than by all the conjectures...
Without the aid of prejudice and custom, I should not be able to find my...
The humblest painter is a true scholar; and the best of scholars the scholar of...
Zeal will do more than knowledge.
A hypocrite despises those whom he deceives, but has no respect for himself. He would...
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not...
When a thing ceases to be a subject of controversy, it ceases to be a...
If you give an audience a chance they will do half your acting for you.
I like a friend the better for having faults that one can talk about.
Even in the common affairs of life, in love, friendship, and marriage, how little security...
Some people break promises for the pleasure of breaking them.
We can bear to be deprived of everything but our self-conceit.
No truly great person ever thought themselves so.
There is no one thoroughly despicable. We cannot descend much lower than an idiot; and...
Genius, like humanity, rusts for want of use.
The most learned are often the most narrow minded.