Henry Fielding

Henry Fielding

English writer
for nothing can be more reasonable, than that slaves and flatterers should exact the same taxes on all below them, which they themselves pay to all above them.More Henry Fielding quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The devil take me, if I think anything but love to be the object of love.More Henry Fielding quotes [09/02/2011 12:09:16]
Adversity is the trial of principle. Without it, a man hardly knows whether he is honest or not.More Henry Fielding quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What caricature is in painting, burlesque is in writing; and in the same manner the comic writer and painter correlate to each other; as in the former, the painter seems to have the advantage, so it is in the latter infinitely on the side of the writer. For the monstrous is much easier to paint than describe, and the ridiculous to describe than paint.More Henry Fielding quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It hath been often said, that it is not death, but dying, which is terrible.More Henry Fielding quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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