We should pay as much reverence to youth as we should to age; there are points in which you young folks are altogether our superiors: and I can't help constantly crying out to persons of my own years, when busied…
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking
'Tis strange what a man may do and a woman yet think him an angel
The two most engaging powers of an author are to make new things familiar, familiar...
People who do not know how to laugh are always pompous and self-conceited.
When I walk with you I feel as if I had a flower in my...
Novelty has charms that our minds can hardly withstand
Bravery never goes out of fashion.
Mother is the name of God in the lips and hearts of children.
It is best to love wisely, no doubt; but to love foolishly is better than...
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.
'Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
The book of female logic is blotted all over with tears, and Justice in their...
There are a thousand thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till...
'Tis hard with respect to Beauty, that its possessor should not have a life enjoyment...
A clever, ugly man every now and then is successful with the ladies, but a...
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking.
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it
I would have carved on the portals of the National Press Club, Put not your...
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
The excellence is in the details.