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Richard Steele Quotes

Richard Steele Quotes & Quotations
Name:
Richard Steele
Type:
Dramatist
Nationality:
British
Birth year:

  • 1
    A little in drink, but at all times your faithful husband. Richard_SteeleRichard Steele
  • 2
    Fire and swords are slow engines of destruction, compared to the tongue of a Gossip. Richard_SteeleRichard Steele
  • 3
    I cannot think of any character below the flatterer, except he who envies him. Richard_SteeleRichard Steele
  • 4
    I look upon it as a Point of Morality, to be obliged by those who endeavour to oblige me. Richard_SteeleRichard Steele
  • 5
    It is an endless and frivolous Pursuit to act by any other Rule than the Care of satisfying our own Minds in what we do. Richard_SteeleRichard Steele
  • 6
    Nothing can atone for the lack of modesty; without which beauty is ungraceful and wit detestable. Richard_SteeleRichard Steele
  • 7
    Reading is to the mind what exercising is to the body. Richard_SteeleRichard Steele
  • 8
    That man never grows old who keeps a child in his heart. Richard_SteeleRichard Steele
  • 9
    The fool within himself is the object of pity, until he is flattered. Richard_SteeleRichard Steele
  • 10
    The married state, with and without the affection suitable to it, is the completest image of heaven and hell we are capable of receiving in this life. Richard_SteeleRichard Steele
  • 11
    There is no Pleasure like that of receiving Praise from the Praiseworthy. Richard_SteeleRichard Steele
  • 12
    To be exempt from the Passions with which others are tormented, is the only pleasing Solitude. Richard_SteeleRichard Steele