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 :: 1707-1754, British Novelist, Dramatist

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Money will say more in one moment than the most eloquent lover can in years.
~ Henry Fielding - [Money]

 

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Neither great poverty nor great riches will hear reason.
~ Henry Fielding - [Reason]

 

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One fool at least in every married couple.
~ Henry Fielding - [Marriage]

 

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Public schools are the nurseries of all vice and immorality.
~ Henry Fielding - [Education]

 

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Scarcely one person in a thousand is capable of tasting the happiness of others.
~ Henry Fielding - [Happiness]

 

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Sir, money, money, the most charming of all things; money, which will say more in one moment than the most elegant lover can in years. Perhaps you will say a man is not young; I answer he is rich. He is not genteel, handsome, witty, brave, good-humored, but he is rich, rich, rich, rich, rich --that one word contradicts everything you can say against him.
~ Henry Fielding - [Money]

 

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Some folks rail against other folks, because other folks have what some folks would be glad of.
~ Henry Fielding - [Envy]

 

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The prudence of the best heads is often defeated by the tenderness of the best of hearts.
~ Henry Fielding - [Prudence]

 

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There is a set of religious, or rather moral, writings which teach that virtue is the certain road to happiness, and vice to misery in this world. A very wholesome and comfortable doctrine, and to which we have but one objection, namely, that it is not true.
~ Henry Fielding - [Books and Reading]

 

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There is not in the universe a more ridiculous, nor a more contemptible animal, than a proud clergyman.
~ Henry Fielding - [Churches]

 

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There is nothing a man of good sense dreads in a wife so much as her having more sense than himself.
~ Henry Fielding - [Common Sense]

 

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Thwackum was for doing justice, and leaving mercy to Heaven.
~ Henry Fielding - [Punishment]

 

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We are as liable to be corrupted by books, as by companions.
~ Henry Fielding - [Books and Reading]

 

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What's vice today may be virtue, tomorrow.
~ Henry Fielding - [Vice]

 

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When children are doing nothing, they are doing mischief.
~ Henry Fielding - [Children]

 

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When I'm not thanked at all, I'm thanked enough, I've done my duty, and I've done no more.
~ Henry Fielding - [Appreciation]

 

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When widows exclaim loudly against second marriages, I would always lay a wager than the man, If not the wedding day, is absolutely fixed on.
~ Henry Fielding - [Marriage]

 

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Where the law ends tyranny begins.
~ Henry Fielding - [Law and Lawyers]

 

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Wine is a turncoat; first a friend and then an enemy.
~ Henry Fielding - [Alcohol and Alcoholism]

 

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Without adversity a person hardly knows whether they are honest or not.
~ Henry Fielding - [Honesty]

 

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