Horace Walpole Quotes

Virtue knows to a farthing what it has lost by not having been vice. Horace Walpole

This world is a comedy for those who think and a tragedy for those who feel. Horace Walpole

The whole secret of life is to be interested in one thing profoundly and in a thousand things well. Horace Walpole

I do not dislike the French from the vulgar antipathy between neighbouring nations, but for their insolent and unfounded air of superiority. Horace Walpole

History is a romance that is believed; romance, a history that is not believed. Horace Walpole

Exercise is the worst thing in the world and as bad an invention as gunpowder. Horace Walpole