Henry Fielding

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Henry Fielding

Henry Fielding

A rich man without charity is a rogue; and perhaps it would be no difficult matter to prove that he is also a fool.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Read in order to live.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Love and scandal are the best sweeteners of tea.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Dancing begets warmth, which is the parent of wantonness.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Some folks rail against other folks, because other folks have what some folks would be glad of.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A good face they say, is a letter of recommendation. O Nature, Nature, why art thou so dishonest, as ever to send men with these false recommendations into the World!.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Fashion is the science of appearance, and it inspires one with the desire to seem rather than to be.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Sir, money, money, the most charming of all things; money, which will say more in one moment than the most elegant lover can in years. Perhaps you will say a man is not young; I answer he is rich. He is not genteel, handsome, witty, brave, good-humored, but he is rich, rich, rich, rich, rich /that one word contradicts everything you can say against him.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Worth begets in base minds, envy; in great souls, emulation.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It hath often been said that it is not death but dying that is terrible.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
There is nothing a man of good sense dreads in a wife so much as her having more sense than himself.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Public schools are the nurseries of all vice and immorality.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
In reality, the world have paid too great a compliment to critics, and have imagined them men of much greater profundity than they really are.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
When children are doing nothing, they are doing mischief.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It is not from nature, but from education and habits, that our wants are chiefly derived.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Scarcely one person in a thousand is capable of tasting the happiness of others.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
All nature wears one universal grin.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
When widows exclaim loudly against second marriages, I would always lay a wager than the man, If not the wedding day, is absolutely fixed on.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
One fool at least in every married couple.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Neither great poverty nor great riches will hear reason.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If you make money your god, it will plague you like the devil.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Money will say more in one moment than the most eloquent lover can in years.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Money is the fruit of evil, as often as the root of it.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
He in a few minutes ravished this fair creature, or at least would have ravished her, if she had not, by a timely compliance, prevented him.More Henry Fielding [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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