Henry Fielding Quotes
Brief author info: Henry Fielding (1707-1754) English novelist.
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Clergy are men as well as other folks.
Now, 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.
It hath often been said, that it is not death, but dying, which is terrible.
Every physician almost hath his favourite disease.
Nothing more aggravates ill success than the near approach to good.
These kind of hair-breadth missings of happiness look like the insults of Fortune.
Love and scandal are the best sweeteners of tea.
Adversity is a trial of principle. Without it a man hardly knows whether he is honest or not.
Guilt has very quick ears to an accusation.-
O this poor brain! ten thousand shapes of fury are whirling there, and reason is no more.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Once you can accept the universe as matter expanding into nothing that is something, wearing stripes with plaid comes easy.
Your friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you.
I love you not only for what you have made of yourself, but for what you are making of me.
The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.