All speech, written or spoken, is a dead language, until it finds a willing and prepared hearer.
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
Of what shall a man be proud, if he is not proud of his friends?
In marriage, a man becomes slack and selfish, and undergoes a fatty degeneration of his...
To become what we are capable of becoming is the only end in life.
No human being ever spoke of scenery for above two minutes at a time, which...
If a man loves the labour of his trade, apart from any question of success...
Talk is by far the most accessible of pleasures. It costs nothing in money, it...
A friend is a gift you give yourself.
The correction of silence is what kills; when you know you have transgressed, and your...
Absences are a good influence in love and keep it bright and delicate.
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
Each has his own tree of ancestors, but at the top of all sits Probably...
Marriage is one long conversation, checkered by disputes.
You can kill the body but not the spirit.
Everybody, soon or late, sits down to a banquet of consequences.
Old and young, we are all on our last cruise.
The cruelest lies are often told in silence
The web, then, or the pattern, a web at once sensuous and logical, an elegant...
The saints are the sinners who keep on going
Holiness is the very principle of eternal life, the very beginning of eternal life in...
They say there's a heaven for those who will wait. Some say it's better, but...