One Truth Discovered, One Pang Of Regret At Not Being Able To Express It, Is Better Than All The Fluency And Flippancy In The World.
One truth discovered, one pang of regret at not being able to express
it, is better than all the fluency and flippancy in the world.
-- William Hazlitt
It is better not to express what one means than to express what one does not mean.
Silence is one great art of conversation. -- William Hazlitt (1778-1830)
It is best to love wisely, no doubt; but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.
William Makepeace Thackeray...
Political truth is libel; religious truth, blasphemy. -- William Hazlitt (1778-1830)
The majority, compose them how you will, are a herd, and not a nice one.
-- William Hazlitt (1778-1830)...
A great mind is one that can forget or look beyond itself. -- William Hazlitt, Commonplace
Lie: A very poor substitute for the truth, but the only one discovered to date.
Lie, n.: A very poor substitute for the truth, but the only one discovered to date.