"We can scarcely hate anyone that we know."
"We can bear to be deprived of everything but our self-conceit."
"To get others to come into our ways of thinking, we must go over to theirs; and it is necessary to follow, in order to lead."
"There is nothing good to be had in the country, or if there is, they will not let you have it."
"Some one is generally sure to be the sufferer by a joke."
"No young man ever thinks he shall die."
"The English (it must be owned) are rather a foul-mouthed nation."
"The way to get on in the world is to be neither more nor less wise, neither better nor worse than your neighbours."
"I like a friend the better for having faults that one can talk about."
"It is hard for any one to be an honest politician who is not born and bred a Dissenter."