Charles Reade

Charles
Reade
1814
1884

English Novelist

Author Quotes

Proverbs put old heads on young shoulders.

Art is not imitation, but illusion.

Beauty is power; a smile is its sword.

When two loving hearts are torn asunder, it is a shade better to be the one that is driven away into action than the bereaved twin that petrifies at home.

Difficulties spur us whenever they do not check us.

Example is contagious behavior.

Good things have to be engraved on the memory; bad ones stick there of themselves.

If you wish to please people, you must begin by understanding them.

Judicious absence is a weapon.

Necessity is the only successful adviser.

Sow an act and you reap a habit. Sow a habit and you reap a character. Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.

Author Picture
First Name
Charles
Last Name
Reade
Birth Date
1814
Death Date
1884
Bio

English Novelist