And the heart that is soonest awake to the flowers is always the first to be touch'd by the thorns.
Quote by Thomas Moore
Thomas Moore Quotes
Came but for friendship, and took away love.
True change takes place in the imagination.
While mantling on the maiden's cheek Young roses kindled into thought.
No, there's nothing half so sweet in life as love's young dream.
This is the right time, and this is the right thing.
When we allow ourselves to exist truly and fully, we sting the world with our...
The heart that has truly loved never forgets But as truly loves on to the...
Bastard Freedom waves Her fustian flag in mockery over slaves.
Those who plot the destruction of others often perish in the attempt.
A friendship that like love is warm; A love like friendship, steady.
Study until twenty-five, investigation until forty, profession until sixty, at which age I would have...
A pretty wife is something for the fastidious vanity of a rougue to retire upon.
Wisdom and deep intelligence require an honest appreciation of mystery.
And soon, too soon, we part with pain, To sail o'er silent seas again.
It is only to the happy that tears are a luxury.
Humility, that low, sweet root, from which all heavenly virtues shoot.
Finding the right work is like discovering your own soul in the world.
Like ships that have gone down at sea, when heaven was all tranquillity.
Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.
Plants that wake when others sleep. Timid jasmine buds that keep their fragrance to themselves...