Quotes by William Shenstone

William Shenstone was an English poet and one of the earliest practitioners of landscape gardening through the development of his estate, The Leasowes.

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What leads to unhappiness, is making pleasure the chief aim.

SatisfactionWilliam Shenstone
 
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A liar begins with making falsehood appear like truth, and ends with making truth itself appear like falsehood.

LiesWilliam Shenstone
 
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Every single instance of a friend's insincerity increases our dependence on the efficacy of money.

William Shenstone
 
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There is nothing more universally commended than a fine day; the reason is that people can commend it without envy.

William Shenstone
 
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Zealous men are ever displaying to you the strength of their belief, while judicious men are showing you the grounds of it.

William Shenstone
 
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