Quotation by William Hazlitt

If the world were good for nothing else, it is a fine subject for speculation.
William Hazlitt (1778–1830), British essayist. repr. in Collected Works, vol. 2, eds. A.R. Waller and Arnold Glover (1902). Characteristics: In the Manner of Rochefoucault's Maxims, no. 302 (1823).
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