Walter Bagehot ( BAJ-ət; 3 February 1826 – 24 March 1877) was an English journalist, businessman, and essayist, who wrote extensively about government, economics, literature and race. He is known for co-founding the National Review in 1855, and for his works The English Constitution and Lombard Street: A Description of...
The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
The greatest mistake is trying to be more agreeable than you can be.
It is good to be without vices, but it is not good to be without temptations.
This is my favorite book in all the world, though I have never read it.
I am a part of everything that I have read.