The feeling is often the deeper truth, the opinion the more superficial one.
– Augustus William Hare
- There are men whom you will never dislodge from an opinion, except by taking possession of it yourself. – Augustus Hare
- True modesty does not consist in an ignorance of our merits, but in a due estimate of them. – Augustus Hare Augustus Hare
- Truth, when witty, is the wittiest of all things. – Augustus Hare
- Purity is the feminine, Truth the masculine, of Honour. – Augustus Hare
- The most mischievous liars are those who keep sliding on the verge of truth. – Augustus Hare