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.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
Before marriage, a girl has to make love to a man to hold him. After marriage, she has to hold him to make love to him.
I love you not only for what you have made of yourself, but for what you are making of me.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.