Charles Lamb Quotes

- Notable Charles Lamb Quotes Index -

Born: February 10, 1775, Inner Temple, London, England
Birth Country: England
Died: Edmonton, London, England, December 27, 1834
Occupation: Author

1.
Cards are war, in disguise of a sport.
- Charles Lamb

2.
Credulity is the man's weakness, but the child's strength.
- Charles Lamb

3.
He is no lawyer who cannot take two sides.
- Charles Lamb

4.
I am determined that my children shall be brought up in their father's religion, if they can find out what it is.
- Charles Lamb

5.
Lawyers, I suppose, were children once.
- Charles Lamb

6.
Let us live for the beauty of our own reality.
- Charles Lamb

7.
New Year's Day is every man's birthday.
- Charles Lamb

8.
The human species, according to the best theory I can form of it, is composed of two distinct races, the men who borrow and the men who lend.
- Charles Lamb

9.
The most common error made in matters of appearance is the belief that one should disdain the superficial and let the true beauty of one's soul shine through. If there are places on your body where this is a possibility, you are not attractive - you are leaking.
- Charles Lamb

10.
The teller of a mirthful tale has latitude allowed him. We are content with less than absolute truth.
- Charles Lamb

11.
Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and have her nonsense respected.
- Charles Lamb

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