Henry Fielding Quotes

- Notable Henry Fielding Quotes Index -

Born: April 22, 1707, Sharpham Park, Somerset, England, UK
Birth Country: UK
Died: Lisbon, Portugal, October 8, 1754
Occupation: Author

1.
A good face they say, is a letter of recommendation. O Nature, Nature, why art thou so dishonest, as ever to send men with these false recommendations into the World!
- Henry Fielding

2.
Fashion is the science of appearance, and it inspires one with the desire to seem rather than to be.
- Henry Fielding

3.
If you make money your god, it will plague you like the devil.
- Henry Fielding

4.
It is not death, but dying, which is terrible.
- Henry Fielding

5.
LOVE: A word properly applied to our delight in particular kinds of food sometimes metaphorically spoken of the favorite objects of all our appetites.
- Henry Fielding

6.
Scarcely one person in a thousand is capable of tasting the happiness of others.
- Henry Fielding

7.
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

Quotes by Henry Fielding

Quote Lite Home