"It may almost be a question whether such wisdom as many of us have in our mature years has not come from the dying out of the power of temptation, rather than as the results of thought and resolution."
"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."Anthony Trollope on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Experience is not what happens to you it's what you do with what happens to you."Anthony Trollope on Aldous Huxley
"For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone."Anthony Trollope on Audrey Hepburn
"By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest Second, by imitation, which is easiest and third by experience, which is the bitterest."Anthony Trollope on Confucius
"If you're trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I've had them everybody has had them. But obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it."Anthony Trollope on Michael Jordan
"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."