Sir Richard Steele Quotes
Brief author info: Sir Richard Steele (1672-1729) English essayist.
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Though very troublesome to others, anger is most so to him that has it.
It is a secret known but to few, yet of no small use in the conduct of life, that when you fall into a man's conversation, the first thing you should consider is, whether he has a greater inclination to hear you, or that you should hear him.
Conversation never sits easier upon us than when we now and then discharge ourselves in a symphony of laughter, which may not improperly be called the chorus of conversation.
To love her was a liberal education.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
Sex is part of nature. I go along with nature.
Every day should be passed as if it were to be our last.
Everyone is a moon and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody.
Creativity is knowing how to hide your sources
It takes great wit and interest and energy to be happy. The pursuit of happiness is a great activity. One must be open and alive. It is the greatest feat man has to accomplish.