Walter Savage Landor Quotes

Music is God's gift to man, the only art of Heaven given to earth, the only art of earth we take to Heaven.

~ Walter Savage Landor

We talk on principle, but we act on interest.

~ Walter Savage Landor

We must not indulge in unfavorable views of mankind, since by doing it we make bad men believe they are no worse than others, and we teach the good that they are good in vain.

~ Walter Savage Landor

We are no longer happy as soon as we wish to be happier.

~ Walter Savage Landor

Kindness in ourselves is the honey that blunts the sting of unkindness in another.

~ Walter Savage Landor

People, like nails, lose their effectiveness when they lose direction and begin to bend.

~ Walter Savage Landor

Ambition is but avarice on stilts and masked.

~ Walter Savage Landor

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