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.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
A lover's life lies in death. You shall not find a heart without losing the heart.
Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
You have to live your life according to what comforts you, not what the rest of your family thinks you ought to be doing.