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.

Anthony Trollope Wisdom Quote

Success is the necessary misfortune of life but it is only to the very unfortunate that it comes early.

Anthony Trollope Success Quote

Marvelous is the power which can be exercised almost unconsciously over a company or an individual or even upon a crowd by one person gifted with good temper good digestion good intellects and good looks.

Anthony Trollope Power Quote

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.

Anthony Trollope Morning Quote

Neither money nor position can atone to me for low birth.

What is there that money will not do?

When it comes to money nobody should give up anything.

Anthony Trollope Money Quotes

A man’s love till it has been chastened and fastened by the feeling of duty which marriage brings with it is instigated mainly by the difficulty of pursuit.

Anthony Trollope Marriage Quote

There is no royal road to learning no short cut to the acquirement of any art.

Anthony Trollope Learning Quote

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.

Anthony Trollope Hope Quote

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.

Anthony Trollope Happiness Quotes

I never knew a government yet that wanted to do anything.

Anthony Trollope Government Quote