William Makepeace Thackeray

  • To love and win is the best thing.To love and lose, the next best

    William Makepeace Thackeray
  • Which of us is happy in this world? Which of us has his desire? or, having it, is satisfied?

    William Makepeace Thackeray
  • If a man's character is to be abused, say what you will, there's nobody like a relative to do the business

    William Makepeace Thackeray
  • There's a great power of imagination about these little creatures, and a creative fancy and belief that is very curious to watch . . . I am sure that horrid matter-of-fact child-rearers . . . do away with the child's most beautiful privilege. I am determined that Anny shall have a very extensive and instructive store of learning in Tom Thumbs, Jack-the-Giant-Killers, etc

    William Makepeace Thackeray
  • She had not character enough to take to drinking, and moaned about, slip-shod and in curl-papers, all day

    William Makepeace Thackeray
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