William Hazlitt

William Hazlitt

was an English writer, remembered for his humanistic essays and literary criticism, and as a grammarian and philosopher.
The world judge of men by their ability in their profession, and we judge of ourselves by the same test: for it is on that on which our success in life depends.More William Hazlitt quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A hypocrite despises those whom he deceives, but has no respect for himself. He would make a dupe of himself too, if he could.More William Hazlitt quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If mankind had wished for what is right, they might have had it long ago.More William Hazlitt quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The most fluent talkers or most plausible reasoners are not always the justest thinkers.More William Hazlitt quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Painters... are the most lively observers of what passes in the world about them, and the closest observers of what passes in their own minds.More William Hazlitt quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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