William Hazlitt

William Hazlitt

was an English writer, remembered for his humanistic essays and literary criticism, and as a grammarian and philosopher.
The more we do, the more we can do; the more busy we are, the more leisure we have.More William Hazlitt quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
One shining quality lends a lustre to another, or hides some glaring defect.More William Hazlitt quotes [08/14/2011 02:08:51]
Weakness has its hidden resources, as well as strength. There is a degree of folly and meanness which we cannot calculate upon, and by which we are as much liable to be foiled as by the greatest ability or courage.More William Hazlitt quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The love of liberty is the love of others; the love of power is the love of ourselves.More William Hazlitt quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The secret of the difficulties of those people who make a great deal of money, and yet are always in want of it, is this-they throw it away as soon as they get it on the first whim or extravagance that strikes them, and have nothing left to meet ordinary expenses or discharge old debts.More William Hazlitt quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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