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
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking
What money is better bestowed than that of a schoolboy's tip? How the kindness is...
Remember, it's as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman
If a secret history of books could be written, and the author's private thoughts and...
Humor is wit and love.
Remember, it's as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman.
The two most engaging powers of an author are to make new things familiar, familiar...
There are a thousand thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till...
I would rather make my name than inherit it.
People hate as they love, unreasonably.
The book of female logic is blotted all over with tears, and Justice in their...
When I walk with you I feel as if I had a flower in my...
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking.
Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
Let a man who has to make his fortune in life remember this maxim: Attacking...
Bravery never goes out of fashion.
It is impossible, in our condition of Society, not to be sometimes a Snob.