You know more of a road by having traveled it than by all the conjectures and descriptions in the world.
Quote by William Hazlitt
William Hazlitt Quotes
A scholar is like a book written in a dead language. It is not every...
The player envies only the player, the poet envies only the poet.
Some one is generally sure to be the sufferer by a joke.
Those who speak ill of the spiritual life, although they come and go by day,...
As is our confidence, so is our capacity.
Our friends are generally ready to do everything for us, except the very thing we...
The mind of man is like a clock that is always running down, and requires...
A hair in the head is worth two in the brush.
Some persons make promises for the pleasure of breaking them.
The English (it must be owned) are rather a foul-mouthed nation.
The incentive to ambition is the love of power.
The most violent friendships soonest wear themselves out.
Life is the art of being well deceived; and in order that the deception may...
He who undervalues himself is justly undervalued by others.
If you think you can win, you can win. Faith is necessary to victory.
Defoe says that there were a hundred thousand country fellows in his time ready to...
Everything is in motion. Everything flows. Everything is vibrating.
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not...
Cherish the friend who tells you a harsh truth, wanting ten times more to tell...
Friendship is a word, the very sight of which in print makes the heart warm.