"In these days a man is nobody unless his biography is kept so far posted up that it may be ready for the national breakfast-table on the morning after his demise."
"Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend - or a meaningful day."Anthony Trollope on Dalai Lama
"When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive - to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love."Anthony Trollope on Marcus Aurelius
"Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening."Anthony Trollope on Mahatma Gandhi
"If it's your job to eat a frog, it's best to do it first thing in the morning. And If it's your job to eat two frogs, it's best to eat the biggest one first."Anthony Trollope on Mark Twain
"Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain... To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices - today I choose to feel life, not to deny my humanity but embrace it."Anthony Trollope on Kevyn Aucoin
"A fellow oughtn't to let his family property go to pieces."
"I never knew a government yet that wanted to do anything."
"As to happiness in this life it is hardly compatible with that diminished respect which ever attends the relinquishing of labour."
"There is no happiness in love, except at the end of an English novel."
"They who do not understand that a man may be brought to hope that which of all things is the most grievous to him, have not observed with sufficient closeness the perversity of the human mind."