You have no idea what a poor opinion I have of myself and how little I deserve it.
Quote by William S Gilbert
My family pride is something inconceivable. I can't help it. I was born sneering.
We shall never learn to feel and respect our real calling and destiny, unless we...
And all is right as right can be.
Love, unrequited, robs me of my rest: Love, hopeless love, my ardent soul encumbers: Love,...
Man is nature's sole mistake.
Love, unrequited, robs me of my rest. Love, hopeless love, my ardent soul encumbers. Love,...
If you wish in this world to advance your merits you're bound to enhance; you...
Merit is much more cheaply acknowledged than rewarded
A man convinced of his own merit will accept misfortune as an honor, for thus...
The more merit, the less affection