A forgiveness ought to be like a canceled note, torn in two and burned up, so that it never can be shown against the man.
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
The most dangerous people are the ignorant.
God will not love thee less, because men love thee more
The overweening self-respect of conceited men relieves others from the duty of respecting them at...
The soul without imagination is what an observatory would be without a telescope.
No coffee can be good in the mouth that does not first send a sweet...
No matter what looms ahead, if you can eat today, enjoy today, mix good cheer...
Many men build as cathedrals were built, the part nearest the ground finished; but that...
To know that one has a secret is to know half the secret itself.
The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret of outward success.
There is no faculty of the human soul so persistent and universal as that of...
The last person one wants to be is themselves. Sadly, that is the best person...
Gambling with cards or dice or stocks is all one thing. It's getting money without...
The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.
It is not work that kills men; it is worry. Worry is rust upon the...
Ones best success comes after their greatest disappointments.
A church debt is the devil's salary.
Young love is a flame; very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only...
It is not well for a man to pray cream and live skim milk.
We sleep, but the loom of life never stops, and the pattern which was weaving...
Riches are not an end of life, but an instrument of life.