English dramatist and writer
Douglas William Jerrold was an English dramatist and writer.
Douglas Jerrold Quotes
The surest way to hit a woman's heart is to take aim kneeling.
Good is a good doctor, but Bad is sometimes a better.
Some people are so fond of ill-luck that they run half-way to meet it.
By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.
The passages of Shakespeare that we most prize were never quoted until within this century.
God may forgive sins, he said, but awkwardness has no forgiveness in heaven or earth.
There is nothing settled in manners, but the laws of behaviour yield to the energy of the individual.
We love peace, but not peace at any price. There is a peace more destructive of the manhood of living man, than war is destructive to his body. Chains are worse than bayonets.
A man is a bundle of relations, a knot of roots, whose flower and fruitage is the world.
We love peace as we abhor pusillanimity; but not peace at any price. There is a peace more destructive of the manhood of living man than war is destructive of his material body. Chains are worse than bayonets.