Search Quotes
Search more than 36,000 Quotes by over 6,000 Authors.
Home Page
Quotes by Author
Quotes by Topic
Popular Quotes
Popular Authors
Submit a Quote
Thomas Hardy Quotes
Brief author info: Thomas Hardy (1840-1928) English novelist and poet.
Showing: 1 - 10 Thomas Hardy Quotes of 20
The social moulds civilization fits us into have no more relation to our actual shapes than the conventional shapes of the constellations have to real star patterns.
Cruelty is the law pervading all nature and society; and we can't get out of it if we would.
Let me enjoy the earth no less Because the all-enacting Might That fashioned forth its loveliness Had other aims than my delight.
Some folk want their luck buttered.
The First Cause worked automatically like a somnambulist, and not reflectively like a sage.
A just conception of life is too large a thing to grasp during the short interval of passing through it.
Measurement of life should be proportioned rather to the intensity of the experience than to its actual length.
A lover without indiscretion is no lover at all.
Strange difference of sex, that time and circumstance, which enlarge the views of most men, narrow the views of women almost invariably.
As you got older, and felt yourself to be at the centre of your time, and not at a point in its circumference, as you felt when you were little, you were seized with a sort of shuddering.
Browse Page(s):
Search quotes
Sad Quote
They say when you are missing someone that they are probably feeling the same, but I don't think it's possible for you to miss me as much as I'm missing you right now
Happiness Quote
There is only one way to be happy, and that is to make somebody else so.
Life Quote
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.
Wise Quote
No man is poor who has a Godly mother.
Relationship Quote
A woman we love rarely satisfies all our needs, and we deceive her with a woman whom we do not love.
All quotations on this website are the property and copyright of their respective authors. All quotations are provided for educational and informational purposes only.
Copyright © 2011 LifeQuotesLib.com. All Rights Reserved.