William Hazlitt Quotes

Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Categories: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
cunning-is-the-art-of-concealing-our-own-defects-and-discovering-other-peoples-weaknesses
the-art-of-life-is-to-know-how-to-enjoy-a-little-and-to-endure-very-much
grace-in-women-has-more-effect-than-beauty
zeal-will-do-more-than-knowledge
a-hypocrite-despises-those-whom-he-deceives-but-has-no-respect-for-himself-he-would-make-a-dupe-of-himself-too-if-he-could
a-gentle-word-a-kind-look-a-goodnatured-smile-can-work-wonders-and-accomplish-miracles
a-wise-traveler-never-despises-his-own-country
grace-is-the-absence-of-everything-that-indicates-pain-or-difficulty-hesitation-or-incongruity
we-must-be-doing-something-to-be-happy
love-turns-with-a-little-indulgence-to-indifference-or-disgust-hatred-alone-is-inmortal
the-most-violent-friendships-soonest-wear-themselves-out
asleep-nobody-is-a-hypocrite
as-hypocrisy-is-said-to-be-the-highest-compliment-to-virtue-the-art-of-lying-is-the-strongest-acknowledgment-of-the-force-of-truth
we-are-not-hypocrites-in-our-sleep
he-is-a-hypocrite-who-professes-what-he-does-not-believe-not-he-who-does-not-practice-all-he-wishes-or-approves
the-only-vice-that-cannot-be-forgiven-is-hypocrisy-the-repentance-of-a-hypocrite-is-itself-hypocrisy
prejudice-is-the-child-of-ignorance
the-ignorance-of-the-world-leaves-one-at-the-mercy-of-its-malice
to-be-remembered-after-we-are-dead-is-but-poor-recompense-for-being-treated-with-contempt-while-we-are-living
the-essence-of-poetry-is-will-and-passion
a-strong-passion-for-any-object-will-ensure-success-for-the-desire-of-the-end-will-point-out-the-means
every-one-in-a-crowd-has-the-power-to-throw-dirt-nine-out-of-ten-have-the-inclination
prejudice-is-never-easy-unless-it-can-pass-itself-off-for-reason
without-the-aid-of-prejudice-and-custom-i-should-not-be-able-to-find-my-way-across-the-room
genius-like-humanity-rusts-for-the-want-of-use
genius-is-a-native-to-the-soil-where-it-grows-is-fed-by-the-air-and-warmed-by-the-sun-and-is-not-a-hothouse-plant-or-an-exotic
genius-not-only-diagnoses-the-situation-but-supplies-the-answers
to-get-others-to-come-into-our-ways-of-thinking-we-must-go-over-to-theirs-and-it-is-necessary-to-follow-in-order-to-lead
principle-is-a-passion-for-truth
good-temper-is-an-estate-for-life
good-temper-is-one-of-the-greatest-preservers-of-the-features
fame-is-the-inheritance-not-of-the-dead-but-of-the-living-it-is-we-who-look-back-with-lofty-pride-to-the-great-names-of-antiquity
a-hair-in-the-head-is-worth-two-in-the-brush
to-great-evils-we-submit-we-resent-little-provocations
he-will-never-have-true-friends-who-is-afraid-of-making-enemies
it-is-not-the-errors-of-others-but-our-own-miscalculations-on-which-we-wreak-our-lasting-vengeance-it-is-ourselves-that-we-cannot-forgive
some-people-break-promises-for-the-pleasure-of-breaking-them
without-something-to-hate-we-should-lose-the-very-spring-of-thought-and-action
it-is-hard-for-any-one-to-be-an-honest-politician-who-is-not-born-and-bred-a-dissenter
fashion-is-gentility-running-away-from-vulgarity-and-afraid-of-being-overtaken
modesty-is-the-lowest-of-the-virtues-and-is-a-confession-of-the-deficiency-it-indicates-he-who-undervalues-himself-is-justly-overvalued-by-others
we-grow-tired-of-everything-but-turning-others-into-ridicule-and-congratulating-ourselves-on-their-defects
to-give-a-reason-for-anything-is-to-breed-a-doubt-of-it
if-you-think-you-can-win-you-can-faith-is-necessary-to-victory
one-is-always-more-vexed-at-losing-a-game-of-any-sort-by-a-single-hole-or-ace-than-if-one-has-never-had-a-chance-of-winning-it
that-which-is-not-shall-never-be-that-which-is-shall-never-cease-to-be-to-the-wise-these-truths-are-selfevident
as-is-our-confidence-so-is-our-capacity
he-who-comes-up-to-his-own-idea-of-greatness-must-always-have-had-a-very-low-standard-of-it-in-mind
gracefulness-has-been-defined-to-be-the-outward-expression-of-the-inward-harmony-of-the-soul
i-conceive-that-words-are-like-money-not-the-worse-for-being-common-but-that-it-is-the-stamp-of-custom-alone-that-gives-them-circulation-or-value
the-mind-of-man-is-like-a-clock-that-is-always-running-down-and-requires-constantly-to-be-wound-up
the-truly-proud-man-knows-neither-superiors-nor-inferiors-the-first-he-does-not-admit-of-the-last-he-does-not-concern-himself-about
envy-is-littleness-soul-william-hazlitt
the-soul-dispatch-is-decision-william-hazlitt
to-be-wiser-than-other-men-is-to-be-honester-than-they-strength-mind-is-only-courage-to-see-speak-truth-william-hazlitt
learning-is-its-own-exceeding-great-reward-at-period-which-we-speak-it-bore-other-fruits-not-unworthy-it-william-hazlitt
the-greatest-offence-against-virtue-is-to-speak-ill-it-william-hazlitt
to-speak-highly-one-with-whom-we-are-intimate-is-species-egotism-our-modesty-as-well-as-our-jealousy-teaches-us-caution-on-this-subject-william-hazlitt
society-is-more-level-surface-than-we-imagine-wise-men-absolute-fools-are-hard-to-be-met-with-as-there-are-few-giants-dwarfs-william-hazlitt
common-sense-to-most-people-is-nothing-more-than-their-own-opinions-william-hazlitt
we-can-scarcely-hate-anyone-that-we-know-william-hazlitt
they-are-only-honest-hypocrites-their-life-is-voluntary-dream-studied-madness-william-hazlitt
the-last-pleasure-in-life-is-sense-discharging-our-duty-william-hazlitt
the-greatest-pleasure-in-life-is-that-reading-while-we-are-young-i-have-had-as-much-this-pleasure-perhaps-as-any-one-william-hazlitt
human-life-may-be-regarded-as-succession-frontispieces-the-way-to-be-satisfied-is-never-to-look-back-william-hazlitt
the-best-kind-conversation-is-that-which-may-be-called-thinking-aloud-william-hazlitt
people-addicted-to-secrecy-are-without-knowing-why-they-are-not-for-cause-but-for-secrecys-sake-william-hazlitt
the-fear-approaching-death-which-in-youth-we-imagine-must-cause-inquietude-to-aged-is-seldom-source-much-uneasiness-william-hazlitt
one-is-always-more-vexed-at-losing-game-any-sort-by-single-hole-ace-than-if-one-has-never-had-chance-winning-it-william-hazlitt
if-you-give-audience-chance-they-will-do-half-your-acting-for-you-william-hazlitt
life-is-art-being-well-deceived-in-order-that-deception-may-succeed-it-must-be-habitual-uninterrupted-william-hazlitt
an-honest-man-speaks-truth-though-it-may-give-offence-vain-man-in-order-that-it-may-william-hazlitt
though-familiarity-may-not-breed-contempt-it-takes-off-edge-admiration-william-hazlitt
let-mans-talents-virtues-be-what-they-may-he-will-only-feel-satisfaction-in-his-society-as-he-is-satisfied-in-himself-william-hazlitt
it-may-be-made-question-whether-men-grow-wiser-as-they-grow-older-anymore-than-they-grow-stronger-healthier-honest-william-hazlitt