Poetry is all that is worth remembering in life.
Quote by William Hazlitt
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William Hazlitt Quotes
Cunning is the art of concealing our own defects, and discovering other people's weaknesses.
Even in the common affairs of life, in love, friendship, and marriage, how little security have we when we trust our happiness in the hands of others!
There is a heroism in crime as well as in virtue. Vice and infamy have their altars and their religion.
Satirists gain the applause of others through fear, not through love.
To be happy, we must be true to nature and carry our age along with us.
The dupe of friendship, and the fool of love have I not reason to hate and to despise myself? Indeed I do and chiefly for not having hated and despised the world enough.
Love turns, with a little indulgence, to indifference or disgust hatred alone is immortal.
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not only of goodness of heart, but of strength of mind.
The seat of knowledge is in the head of wisdom, in the heart. We are sure to judge wrong, if we do not feel right.
There is a secret pride in every human heart that revolts at tyranny. You may order and drive an individual, but you cannot make him respect you.
Only by learning to live in harmony with your contradictions can you keep it all afloat.
A first-generation fortune is the most likely to be given away, but once a fortune is inherited it's less likely that a very high percentage will go back to society.
I buy expensive suits. They just look cheap on me.
A happy family is but an earlier heaven.
Poetry is a way of taking life by the throat.
I believe in a religion that believes in freedom. Any time I have to accept a religion that won't let me fight a battle for my people, I say to hell with that religion.
Family and friends and faith are the most important things in your life and you should be building friendships.
Politics are very much like war. We may even have to use poison gas at times.
When grace is joined with wrinkles, it is adorable. There is an unspeakable dawn in happy old age.
Do not weep do not wax indignant. Understand.