When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise.
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
William Makepeace Thackeray Quotes
Certain opuscules, denominated 'Christmas Books,' with the ostensible intention of swelling the tide of exhilaration,...
Do not be in a hurry to succeed. What would you have to live for...
Let a man who has to make his fortune in life remember this maxim: Attacking...
The book of female logic is blotted all over with tears, and Justice in their...
The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of...
The two most engaging powers of an author are to make new things familiar, familiar...
To endure is greater than to dare; to tire out hostile fortune; to be daunted...
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking
Dinner was made for eating, not for talking.
Good humor is one of the best articles of dress one can wear in society.
If a secret history of books could be written, and the author's private thoughts and...
There are a thousand thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till...
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
'Tis hard with respect to Beauty, that its possessor should not have a life enjoyment...
Bravery never goes out of fashion
I think I could be a good woman if I had five thousand a year
People who do not know how to laugh are always pompous and self-conceited.
It is impossible, in our condition of Society, not to be sometimes a Snob.
'Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.