Douglas Jerrold

1803 - 1857

A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on time

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He is one of those wise philanthropists who in a time of famine would vote for nothing but a supply of toothpicks.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: Douglas Jerrold's Wit.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on beauty, death, and thought

He thought it happier to be dead, To die for Beauty, than live for bread.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: Beauty.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on water

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As for the brandy, "nothing extenuate;" and the water, put nought in in malice.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: Shakespeare Grog.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on necessity and quotations

By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: Quotation and Originality.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on action and sentimentality

Every action is measured by the depth of the sentiment from which it proceeds.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: Spiritual Laws.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on men

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I find the Englishman to be him of all men who stands firmest in his shoes.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: Manners.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on difficulty and facts

In fact, it is as difficult to appropriate the thoughts of others as it is to invent.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: Quotation and Originality.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on books, companions, friendship, and life

A blessed companion is a book,-a book that fitly chosen is a life-long friend.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: Books.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on creativity and economics

A creative economy is the fuel of magnificence.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: Aristocracy.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on world

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A man is a bundle of relations, a knot of roots, whose flower and fruitage is the world.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: History.

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