When People Have No Other Tyrant, Their Own Public Opinion Becomes One. -- Edward Bulwer-Lytto
When people have no other tyrant, their own public opinion becomes one.
-- Edward Bulwer-Lytton
When you talk to the half-wise, twaddle; when you talk to the ignorant, brag
when you talk to the sagacious, look very humble and ask their opinion. -- Edward Bulwer-Lytto...
The strong and virtuous admit no destiny. Edward Bulwer-Lytto
When stars are in the quiet skies, Then most I pine for thee
Bend on me then thy tender eyes, As stars look on the sea....
Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem. -- Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytto
Take away the sword; States can be saved without it.
-- Edward Bulwer Lytton (1805-1873) -- Richelieu, Act ii, Sc. 2...
Quote #556 "Alas," Vanessa sighed, "What can one do when one's relationship begins to stale in much the same way as a day-old cinnamon roll which was wrapped in wax paper rather than having been sealed in plastic
and can only be made remotely palatable for a very brief period when reheated for a few seconds in a microwave, after which it becomes even more revolting than it was in the first place?...
Curse away! And let me tell thee, Beausant, a wise proverb The Arabs have,--"Curses are like young chickens, And still come home to roost.
-- Edward Bulwer Lytton (1805-1873) -- The Lady of Lyons, Act v, Sc. 2...
A wise person makes his own decisions, a weak one obeys public opinion. -- Chinese proverb