A man may fulfil the object of his existence by asking a question he cannot answer, and attempting a task he cannot achieve.
Quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Grow we must, if we outgrow all that loves us.
Every real thought on every real subject knocks the wind out of somebody or other.
The advice of the elders to young men is very apt to be as unreal...
Sweet is the scene where genial friendship plays the pleasing game of interchanging praise.
A new untruth is better than an old truth.
For him in vain the envious seasons roll, Who bears eternal summer in his soul.
Most people are willing to take the Sermon on the Mount as a flag to...
Insanity is often the logic of an accurate mind overtaxed.
Several years before birth, advertise for a couple of parents belonging to long-lived families.
Between two groups of people who want to make inconsistent kinds of worlds, I see...
Love prefers twilight to daylight.
Beware how you take away hope from another human being.
Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.
I won't accept anything less than the best a player's capable of doing... and he...
The mind, once expanded to the dimensions of larger ideas, never returns to its original...
Through our great good fortune, in our youth our hearts were touched with fire. It...
Our brains are seventy-year clocks. The Angel of Life winds them up once for all,...
Laughter and tears are meant to turn the wheels of the same machinery of sensibility;...
The only love that I really believe in is a mothers love for her children.
People, when they first come to America, whether as travelers or settlers, become aware of...
What soap is to the body, laughter is to the soul.
I cry a lot. My emotions are very close to my surface. I don't want...