Thomas Macaulay

Thomas Macaulay

Men naturally sympathize with the calamities of individuals; but they are inclined to look on a fallen party with contempt rather than with pity.More Thomas Macaulay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Nobles by the right of an earlier creation, and priests by the imposition of a mightier hand.More Thomas Macaulay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In after-life you may have friends--fond, dear friends; but never will you have again the inexpressible love and gentleness lavished upon you which none but a mother bestows.More Thomas Macaulay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We hardly know an instance of the strength and weakness of human nature so striking and so grotesque as the character of this haughty, vigilant, resolute, sagacious blue-stocking, half Mithridates and half Trissotin, bearing up against a world in arms, with an ounce of poison in one pocket and a quire of bad verses in the other.More Thomas Macaulay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The Orientals have another word for accident; it is "kismet,"--fate.More Thomas Macaulay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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