Rasselas Famous Quotes & Sayings

5 Rasselas Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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Inconsistencies," answered Imlac, "cannot both be right, but imputed to man they may both be true." - Rasselas.George Eliot Rasselas Sayings By George Eliot: Inconsistencies," answered Imlac, "cannot both be right, but imputed to man they may both be
The young man, who intends no ill,
Believes that none is intended, and therefore
Acts with openness and candor: but his father, having suffered the injuries of fraud, is impelled to suspect, and too often allured to practice it.
Samuel Johnson Rasselas Sayings By Samuel Johnson: The young man, who intends no ill,Believes that none is intended, and thereforeActs with openness
Ye who listen with credulity to the whispers of fancy, and pursue with eagerness the phantoms of hope; who expect that age will perform the promises of youth, and that the deficiencies of the present day will be supplied by the morrow, - attend to the history of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia.Samuel Johnson Rasselas Sayings By Samuel Johnson: Ye who listen with credulity to the whispers of fancy, and pursue with eagerness the
Such, said Nekayah, is the state of life, none are happy but by the anticipation of change. The change itself is nothing; when we have made it, the next wish it to change again. The world is not yet exhausted. Let me see something tomorrow which I never saw before.Samuel Johnson Rasselas Sayings By Samuel Johnson: Such, said Nekayah, is the state of life, none are happy but by the anticipation
He was a quick fellow, and when hot from play, would toss himself in a corner, and in five minutes be deep in any sort of book that he could lay his hands on: if it were Rasselas or Gulliver, so much the better, but Bailey's Dictionary would do, or the Bible with the Apocrypha in it. Something he must read, when he was not riding the pony, or running and hunting, or listening to the talk of men. All this was true of him at ten years of age; he had then read through Chrysal, or the Adventures of a Guinea, which was neither milk for babes, nor any chalky mixture meant to pass for milk, and it had already occurred to him that books were stuff, and that life was stupid.George Eliot Rasselas Sayings By George Eliot: He was a quick fellow, and when hot from play, would toss himself in a