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William Hazlitt Quotes
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Religion either makes men wise and virtuous, or it makes them set up false pretences to both.
The garb of religion is the best cloak for power.
We uniformly applaud what is right and condemn what is wrong, when it costs us nothing but the sentiment.
Satirists gain the applause of others through fear, not through love.
It is the vice of scholars to suppose that there is no knowledge in the world but that of books.
Learning is the knowledge of that which none but the learned know.
The humblest painter is a true scholar; and the best of scholars-the scholar of nature.
No man would, I think, exchange his existence with any other man, however fortunate. We had as lief not be, as not be ourselves.
Those people who are uncomfortable in themselves are disagreeable to others.
We learn to curb our will and keep our overt actions within the bounds of humanity, long before we can subdue our sentiments and imaginations to the same mild tone.
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