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    sydney, lady morgan Quotes

    Vulgarity is setting store by the things which are seen.
    — Sydney, Lady Morgan
    Race and temperament go for much in influencing opinion.
    — Sydney, Lady Morgan
    tags: opinion  race 
     
    Amiability is very often a weakness, but the most unobjectionable one as a rule.
    — Sydney, Lady Morgan
    tags: weakness  rules 
     
    You see, my good friend, how much we are the creatures of situation and circumstance, and with what pliant servility the mind resigns itself to the impressions of the senses, or the illusions of the imagination
    — Sydney, Lady Morgan
    Architecture is the printing-press of all ages, and gives a history of the state of the society in which it was erected, from the cromlech of the Druids to those toy-shops of royal bad taste
    — Sydney, Lady Morgan
    tags: society  age  bad 
     
    It is quite deplorable to see how many rational creatures, or at least who are thought so, mistake suffering for sanctity, and think a sad face and a gloomy habit of mind propitious offerings to that Deity whose works are all light and lustre and harmony and loveliness.
    — Sydney, Lady Morgan
    The playful kitten, with its pretty little tigerish gambols, is infinitely more amusing than half the people one is obliged to live with in the world.
    — Sydney, Lady Morgan
    tags: people  live  world 
     
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