Thomas babington macaulay Quotes

"..To every man upon this Earth death cometh soon or...

"..To every man upon this Earth death cometh soon or late, and how can man die better than facing fearful odds.." - Thomas Babington Macaulay; Lays of Ancient Rome.
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And how can man die better than facing fearf...

And how can man die better than facing fearful odds, for the ashes of his fathers, and the temples of his Gods? -Thomas Babington Macaulay
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"Nothing except the mint ca...

"Nothing except the mint can make money without advertising." - Thomas Babington Macaulay
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The measure of a man's real character is...

The measure of a man's real character is what he would do if he knew he would never be found out. -- Thomas Babington Macaulay
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The measure of a man's real character is ...

The measure of a man's real character is what he would do if he knew he would never be found out. - Baron Thomas Babington Macaulay
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The best portraits are those in w...

The best portraits are those in which there is a slight mixture of caricature. - Thomas Babington Macaulay.
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"It is possible to be belo...

"It is possible to be below flattery as well as above it." — Thomas Babington Macaulay
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"A people which takes no pride in the noble achievements of rem...

"A people which takes no pride in the noble achievements of remote ancestors will never achieve anything worthy to be remembered with pride by remote descendants." --Lord Thomas Babington Macaulay
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“ The Puritan hated bear-baiting, not because i...

“ The Puritan hated bear-baiting, not because it gave pain to the bear, but because it gave pleasure to the spectators. ” — Thomas Babington Macaulay
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