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55 Famous Quotes by William Hazlitt
4/10/1778 - 9/18/1830
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Love turns, with a little indulgence, to indifference or disgust; hatred alone is inmortal.

Disgust Quotes, by William Hazlitt

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The way to procure insults is to submit to them: a man meets with no more respect than he exacts.

Insults Quotes, by William Hazlitt

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He who comes up to his own idea of greatness, must always have had a very low standard of it in his mind. - William Hazlitt,

Greatness Quotes, by William Hazlitt , Source: Table Talk--Whether Genius is Conscious of its own Power

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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.

Leadership Quotes, by William Hazlitt

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Zeal will do more than knowledge.

Zeal Quotes, by William Hazlitt

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The art of life is to know how to enjoy a little and to endure much.

Life Quotes, by William Hazlitt

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Gracefulness has been defined to be the outward expression of the inward harmony of the soul

Grace Quotes, by William Hazlitt

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To give a reason for anything is to breed a doubt of it.

Reason Quotes, by William Hazlitt

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Those only deserve a monument who do not need one.

Monument Quotes, by William Hazlitt

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I like a friend better for having faults that one can talk about

Faults Quotes, by William Hazlitt

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Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater.

Adversity Quotes, by William Hazlitt

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Do not keep on with a mockery of friendship after the substance is gone - but part, while you can part friends. Bury the carcass of friendship: it is not worth embalming.

Friendship Quotes, by William Hazlitt

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Gallantry to women - the sure road to their favor - is nothing but the appearance of extreme devotion to all their wants and wishes, a delight in their satisfaction, and a confidence in yourself as being able to contribute toward it

Chivalry Quotes, by William Hazlitt

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Love turns, with a little indulgence, to indifference or disgust; hatred alone is inmortal.

Indiference Quotes, by William Hazlitt

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Prejudice is the child of ignorance.

Prejudice Quotes, by William Hazlitt

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If you think you can win, you can. Faith is necessary to victory.

Victory Quotes, by William Hazlitt

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Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food.

Wit Quotes, by William Hazlitt

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If we wish to know the force of human genius we should read Shakespeare. If we wish to see the insignificance of human learning we may study his commentators.

Shakespeare Quotes, by William Hazlitt , Source: Table Talk--On the Ignorance of the Learned

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Genius, like humanity, rusts for want of use.

Genius Quotes, by William Hazlitt , Source: Table Talk--On Application to Study

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They [corporations] feel neither shame, remorse, gratitude, nor goodwill.

Business Quotes, by William Hazlitt , Source: Table Talks (essay XXVII)

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A mighty stream of tendency.

Evolution Quotes, by William Hazlitt , Source: Essay--Why Distant Objects Please

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One said he wondered that leather was not dearer than any other thing. Being demanded a reason: because, saith he, it is more stood upon than any other thing in the world. - William Hazlitt,

Shoemaking Quotes, by William Hazlitt , Source: Shakespeare Jest Books--Conceits, Clinches, Flashes and Whimzies (no. 86)

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The title of Ultracrepidarian critics has been given to those persons who find fault with small and insignificant details.

Shoemaking Quotes, by William Hazlitt , Source: Table-talk--Essay (22)

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One commending a Tayler for his dexteritie in his profession, another standing by ratified his opinion, saying tailors had their business at their fingers' ends. - William Hazlitt,

Tailors Quotes, by William Hazlitt , Source: Shakespeare Jest Books--Conceits, Clinches, Flashes and Whimzies (no. 93)

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No really great man ever thought himself so. - William Hazlitt,

Greatness Quotes, by William Hazlitt , Source: Table Talk--Whether Genius is Conscious of its own Power

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