Richard Steele - Quotes

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Fire and swords are slow engines of destruction, compared to the tongue of a Gossip. ---->>>

Reading is to the mind what exercising is to the body. ---->>>

That man never grows old who keeps a child in his heart. ---->>>

A Woman is naturally more helpless than the other Sex; and a Man of Honour and Sense should have this in his View in all Manner of Commerce with her. ---->>>

Nothing can atone for the lack of modesty; without which beauty is ungraceful and wit detestable.

Nothing can atone for the lack of modesty; without which beauty is ungraceful and wit detestable.

To be exempt from the Passions with which others are tormented, is the only pleasing Solitude. ---->>>

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. ---->>>

A woman seldom writes her mind but in her postscript. ---->>>

I look upon it as a Point of Morality, to be obliged by those who endeavour to oblige me. ---->>>

There is no Pleasure like that of receiving Praise from the Praiseworthy. ---->>>

I cannot think of any character below the flatterer, except he who envies him. ---->>>

It is to be noted that when any part of this paper appears dull there is a design in it. ---->>>

The fool within himself is the object of pity, until he is flattered. ---->>>

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. ---->>>

A little in drink, but at all times your faithful husband. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: British
Born: 1672
Birthplace:
Die: September 1, 1729
Occupation: Dramatist
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