William Makepeace Thackeray

William Makepeace Thackeray

was an English novelist of the 19th century
What money is better bestowed than that of a schoolboy's tip? How the kindness is recalled by the recipient in after days! It blesses him that gives and him that takes.More William Makepeace Thackeray quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You, who are ashamed of your poverty, and blush for your calling, are a snob; as are you who boast of your wealth.More William Makepeace Thackeray quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To know nothing, or little, is in the nature of some husbands. To hide, in the nature of how many women? Oh, ladies! how many of you have surreptitious milliners' bills? How many of you have gowns and bracelets which you daren't show, or which you wear trembling?--trembling, and coaxing with smiles the husband by your side, who does not know the new velvet gown from the old one, or the new bracelet from last year's, or has any notion that the ragged-looking yellow lace scarf cost forty guineas and that Madame Bobinot iMore William Makepeace Thackeray quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The Pall Mall Gazette is written by gentlemen for gentlemen.More William Makepeace Thackeray quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When I say that I know women, I mean I know that I don't know them. Every single woman I ever knew is a puzzle to me, as, I have no doubt, she is to herself.More William Makepeace Thackeray quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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