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.
Life is very short, and there's no time for fussing and fighting my friends.
If you start by promising what you don't even have yet, you'll lose your desire to work towards getting it.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
A relationship is what happens between two people who are waiting for something better to come along.
Its better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what your not.