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Read through the most famous quotes from William Makepeace Thackeray
Good humor may be said to be one of the very best articles of dress one can wear in society. ↗
People hate as they love, unreasonably. ↗
If a man's character is to be abused, say what you will, there's nobody like a relative to do the business. ↗
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best. ↗
Thackeray an only child was born in Calcutta India where his father Richmond Thackeray (1 September 1781 – 13 September 1815) was secretary to the board of revenue in the British East India Company. "
Tragedy struck in his personal life as his wife succumbed to depression after the birth of their third child in 1840. Thackeray is also British comedian Al Murray's great-great-great-grandfather.
: /ˈθækəri/ (18 July 1811 – 24 December 1863) was an English novelist of the 19th century. He was famous for his satirical works particularly Vanity Fair a panoramic portrait of English society.