Whatever the number of a man's friends, there will be times in his life when he has one too few; but if he has only one enemy, he is lucky indeed if he has not one too many.

— Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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The easiest person to deceive is one's self.

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If you wish to be loved, show more of your faults than your virtues.

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Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton quote A fool flatters himself, a wise man flat

A fool flatters himself, a wise man flatters the fool.

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Truth makes on the ocean of nature no one track of light; every eye, looking on, finds its own.

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If thou be industrious to procure wealth, be generous in the disposal of it.

Man never is so happy as when he giveth happiness unto another.

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The pen is mightier than the sword.

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Beneath the rule of men entirely great, the pen is mightier than the sword.

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Every man who observes vigilantly and resolves steadfastly grows unconsciously into genius.

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O be very sure That no man will learn anything at all, Unless he first will learn humility.

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I cannot love as I have loved, And yet I know not why;

It is the one great woe of life To feel all feeling die.

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In science, read, by preference, the newest works;

in literature, the oldest. The classic literature is always modern.

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Art and science have their meeting point in method.

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Master books, but do not let them master you. Read to live, not live to read.

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About Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

Quotes 13 sayings
Nationality English
Profession Politician
Birthday October 16