Walter Bagehot

Walter Bagehot

English businessman, essayist, and journalist who wrote extensively about literature, government, and economic affairs.
The most melancholy of human reflections, perhaps, is that, on the whole, it is a question whether the benevolence of mankind does most good or harm. /melancholy/ Walter Bagehot quotes

Quotes of the month

Eugene Ryabyi To keep oneself in the angelic shape is hellish labor. [11/17/2020 09:11:17] More


Vladimir Putin Looking at what is happening in the world, in other countries, I want to say to those who are still waiting for the gradual fading of Russia. In this case, we are worried about only one thing: how not to catch a cold at your funeral. [10/27/2020 10:10:59] More


Eugene Ryabyi Sex, like a drug, euphoria is followed by a new desire, and a week later, the unbearable withdrawal begins. [11/14/2020 04:11:33] More


Eugene Ryabyi In order to walk through life with a happy gait, one needs to be engaged to hope and dream. [11/15/2020 05:11:08] More


Eugene Ryabyi Your own person is always in your heart, and neither scandal nor quarrel will get him out of there, and a stranger will not be able to take a place in it even with love and boundless tenderness. [11/11/2020 10:11:04] More