A reform is a correction of abuses; a revolution is a transfer of power.
Quote by Robert Bulwer-Lytton
If thou be industrious to procure wealth, be generous in the disposal of it. Man...
Anger ventilated often hurries towards forgiveness; anger concealed often hardens into revenge.
We tell our triumphs to the crowds, but our own hearts are the sole confidants...
Talent does what it can; genius does what it must.
The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and inspires his listener...
Two lives that once part are as ships that divide.
How many of us have been attracted to reason; first learned to think, to draw...
The true spirit of conversation consists in building on another man's observation, not overturning it.
There is nothing certain in a man's life but that he must lose it.
No author ever drew a character consistent to human nature, but he was forced to...
Art and science have their meeting point in method.
One of the sublimest things in the world is plain truth.
One of the surest evidences of friendship that one individual can display to another is...
O be very sure That no man will learn anything at all, Unless he first...
A fool flatters himself, a wise man flatters the fool.
A good heart is better than all the heads in the world.
Remorse is the echo of a lost virtue.
Chance happens to all, but to turn chance to account is the gift of few.
In life, as in art, the beautiful moves in curves.
Be it jewel or toy, not the prize gives the joy, but the striving to...