Douglas Jerrold

1803 - 1857

A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on individuality, laws, energy, manners, and yielding

There is nothing settled in manners, but the laws of behaviour yield to the energy of the individual.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: Essays. Second Series. Manners.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on charm, insanity, and power

The alleged power to charm down insanity, or ferocity in beasts, is a power behind the eye.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: Behaviour.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold

The best thing I know between France and England is the sea.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: The Anglo-French Alliance.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold

The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: English Traits. Race.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on earth, heaven, and life

The life of the husbandman,-a life fed by the bounty of earth and sweetened by the airs of heaven.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: The Husbandman's Life.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold

The manly part is to do with might and main what you can do.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: The Conduct of Life. Wealth.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on garden

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The nobleman of the garden.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: The Pineapple.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold

The passages of Shakespeare that we most prize were never quoted until within this century.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: Quotation and Originality.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on silence

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The silent organ loudest chants The master's requiem.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: Dirge.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on aim, heart, and women

The surest way to hit a woman's heart is to take aim kneeling.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: Douglas Jerrold's Wit.

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