A book is a garden, an orchard, a storehouse, a party, a company by the way, a counselor, a multitude of counselors.
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
God made man to go by motives, and He will not go without them, any...
Ignorance is the womb of monsters
The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret of outward success.
God will not love thee less, because men love thee more
There is no faculty of the human soul so persistent and universal as that of...
The world's battlefields have been in the heart chiefly; more heroism has been displayed in...
God appoints our graces to be nurses to other men's weaknesses.
I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love
Our best successes often come after our greatest disappointments.
The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is that one comes from a strong will, and...
The head learns new things, but the heart forever practices old experiences.
Suffering is part of the divine idea.
The real democratic idea is, not that every man shall be on a level with...
Doctrine is nothing but the skin of truth set up and stuffed.
There are three schoolmasters for everybody that will employ them - the senses, intelligent companions,...
Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?
There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child.
Sorrow makes men sincere.
If people would dare to speak to one another unreservedly, there would be a good...
There is no worse sorrow than remembering happiness in the day of sorrow.