Citações George Saville Halifax

„Malice, like Lust, when it is at the Height, doth not know Shame.“

—  George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax

Political, Moral, and Miscellaneous Reflections (1750), Moral Thoughts and Reflections

„THE best way to suppose what may come, is to remember what is past.“

—  George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax

Political, Moral, and Miscellaneous Reflections (1750), Miscellaneous Thoughts and Reflections
Variante: THE best way to suppose what may come, is to remember what is past.

„A Man who is Master of Patience, is Master of everything else.“

—  George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax

Political, Moral, and Miscellaneous Reflections (1750), Miscellaneous Thoughts and Reflections

„Half the Truth is often as arrant a Lye, as can be made.“

—  George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax

Political, Moral, and Miscellaneous Reflections (1750), Miscellaneous Thoughts and Reflections

„Anger is never without an Argument, but seldom with a good one.“

—  George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax

Of Anger.
Political, Moral, and Miscellaneous Reflections (1750), Political Thoughts and Reflections

„Men are not hang'd for stealing Horses, but that Horses may not be stolen.“

—  George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax

Of Punishment.
Political, Moral, and Miscellaneous Reflections (1750), Political Thoughts and Reflections

„The first mistake belonging to business is the going into it.“

—  George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax

Political, Moral, and Miscellaneous Reflections (1750), Moral Thoughts and Reflections

„Men are so unwilling to displease a Prince, that it is as dangerous to inform him right, as to serve him wrong.“

—  George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax

Princes (their Rewards of Servants).
Political, Moral, and Miscellaneous Reflections (1750), Political Thoughts and Reflections

„Men take more pains to hide than to mend themselves.“

—  George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax

Political, Moral, and Miscellaneous Reflections (1750), Miscellaneous Thoughts and Reflections

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