Search Quotes
Search more than 36,000 Quotes by over 6,000 Authors.
Home Page
Quotes by Author
Quotes by Topic
Popular Quotes
Popular Authors
Submit a Quote
Augustus William Hare Quotes
Showing: 1 - 10 Augustus William Hare Quotes of 12
How few are our real wants! and how easy is it to satisfy them! Our imaginary ones are boundless and insatiable.
Nobody who is afraid of laughing, and heartily too, at his friend, can be said to have a true and thorough love for him.
Do, and have done. The former is far the easiest.
When a man says he sees nothing in a book, he very often means that he does not see himself in it: which, if it is not a comedy or a satire, is likely enough.
He who does evil that good may come, pays a toll to the devil to let him into heaven.
A faith that sets bounds to itself, that will believe so much and no more, that will trust thus far and no further, is none.
Half the failures in life arise from pulling in one's horse as he is leaping.
Excessive indulgence to others, especially to children is in fact only self-indulgence under an alias.
The most mischievous liars are those who keep sliding on the verge of truth.
True modesty does not consist in an ignorance of our merits, but in a due estimate of them.
Browse Page(s):
Search quotes
Relationship Quote
A man keeps another's secret better than he does his own. A woman, on the other hand, keeps her own better than another's.
Motivational Quote
If you start by promising what you don't even have yet, you'll lose your desire to work towards getting it.
Life Quote
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
Life Quote
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Wise Quote
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
All quotations on this website are the property and copyright of their respective authors. All quotations are provided for educational and informational purposes only.
Copyright © 2011 All Rights Reserved.