Lord Chesterfield

Lord Chesterfield Quotes and Sayings

Lord Chesterfield Letters to His Son, 1746, published 1774

The knowledge of the world is only to be acquired in the world, and not in a closet. ~Lord Chesterfield

Wit is so shining a quality that everybody admires it; most people aim at it, all people fear it, and few love it unless in themselves. ~Lord Chesterfield