Beauty is Nature's coin, must not be hoarded, but must be current.
Quote by John Milton
So farewell Hope, and with Hope farewell Fear, Farewell Remorse: all Good to me is...
Calm of mind, all passion spent
Truth is as impossible to be soiled by any outward touch as the sunbeam
For solitude is sometimes best society, And short retirement urges sweet return
Who overcomes by force, hath overcome but half his foe.
Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those transcendent moments of awe that...
When I consider how my light is spent / Ere half my days in this...
Necessity, the tyrant's plea
True it is that covetousness is rich, modesty starves.
He who destroys a good book kills reason itself.
The childhood shows the man, as morning shows the day
How soon hath Time, the subtle thief of youth, stolen on his wing my three-and-twentieth...
Nothing is here for tears, nothing to wail / Or knock the breast, no weakness,...
He who reigns within himself and rules passions, desires, and fears is more than a...
Craftiness is a quality in the mind and a vice in the character.
'Tis Chastity, my brother, Chastity: She that has that, is clad in complete steel
Grace was in all her steps, Heav'n in her Eye, In every gesture dignity and...
Truth never comes into the world but like a bastard, to the ignominy of him...
True, conscious honour is to feel no sin; he's armed without that's innocent within.
One may sometimes tell a lie, but the grimace that accompanies it tells the truth.