All sympathy not consistent with acknowledged virtue is but disguised selfishness
Quote by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Brute animals have the vowel sounds; man only can utter consonants.
Advice is like snow - the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and...
Why are not more gems from our great authors scattered over the country? Great books...
Plagiarists are always suspicious of being stolen from.
Until you understand a writer's ignorance, presume yourself ignorant of his understanding.
Wisdom and understanding can only become the possession of individual men by travelling the old...
I have often thought what a melancholy world this would be without children, and what...
To sentence a man of true genius, to the drudgery of a school is to...
I do not call the sod under my feet my country; but language religion government...
Talent, lying in the understanding, is often inherited; genius, being the action of reason or...
No one does anything from a single motive.
In wonder all philosophy began, in wonder it ends, and admiration fill up the interspace;...
All sympathy not consistent with acknowledged virtue is but disguised selfishness.
Poetry: the best words in the best order.
Humor is consistent with pathos, whilst wit is not.
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions - the little, soon forgotten...
The faults of great authors are generally excellences carried to an excess.
Love is flower like; Friendship is like a sheltering tree.
006 was such an interesting character and the film really explored his friendship with Bond...
Keep out of the suction caused by those who drift backwards.