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 is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
I'm the one that has to die when it's time for me to die, so let me live my life, the way I want to.
Life is very short, and there's no time for fussing and fighting my friends.