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
When we allow ourselves to exist truly and fully, we sting the world with our...
Family life is full of major and minor crises -- the ups and downs of...
And soon, too soon, we part with pain, To sail o'er silent seas again.
Humility, that low, sweet root, from which all heavenly virtues shoot.
It is only to the happy that tears are a luxury.
Wisdom and deep intelligence require an honest appreciation of mystery.
A man reserves his true and deepest love not for the species of woman in...
Those who plot the destruction of others often perish in the attempt.
The heart that has truly loved never forgets But as truly loves on to the...
A pretty wife is something for the fastidious vanity of a rougue to retire upon.
Plants that wake when others sleep. Timid jasmine buds that keep their fragrance to themselves...
This is the right time, and this is the right thing.
Study until twenty-five, investigation until forty, profession until sixty, at which age I would have...
While mantling on the maiden's cheek Young roses kindled into thought.
A friendship that like love is warm; A love like friendship, steady.
Though an angel should write, still 'tis devils must print.
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.
No, there's nothing half so sweet in life as love's young dream.
Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.