Thomas Macaulay

Thomas Macaulay

He was utterly without ambition [Chas. II.]. He detested
business, and would sooner have abdicated his crown than have
undergone the trouble of really directing the administration.More Thomas Macaulay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The opinion of the great body of the reading public is very materially influenced even by the unsupported assertions of those who assume a right to criticize.More Thomas Macaulay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A page digested is better than a volume hurriedly read.More Thomas Macaulay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
How well Horatius kept the bridge In the brave days of old.More Thomas Macaulay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The passages in which Milton has alluded to his own circumstances are perhaps read more frequently, and with more interest, than any other lines in his poems.More Thomas Macaulay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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