Books are embalmed minds
Quote by Christian Nevell Bovee
To quote copiously and well requires taste, judgment and erudition, a feeling for the beautiful,...
Youth is too tumultuous for felicity; old age too insecure for happiness. The period most...
Heaven lent you a soul Earth will lend a grave.
Good men have the fewest fears. He has but one great fear who fears to...
Books are embalmed minds.
Tearless grief bleeds inwardly.
The cheerful live longest in years, and afterwards in our regards. Cheerfulness is the off-shoot...
Next to being witty yourself, the best thing is being able to quote another's wit.
In politics, merit is rewarded by the possessor being raised, like a target, to a...
Kindness is a language the dumb can speak and the deaf can hear and understand.
Earth took her shining station as a star, In Heaven's dark hall, high up the...
Cheerfulness is the off-shoot of goodness
It is only an error in judgment to make a mistake, but it shows infirmity...
Our first and last love is... self-love.
Wine is a treacherous friend who you must always be on guard for.
Next to God, we are indebted to women, first for life itself, and then for...
We fear things in proportion to our ignorance of them.
The next best thing to being witty is to quote another's wit.
I frankly felt like the reception we received on the way in from the airport...
Of course, it's very easy to be witty tomorrow, after you get a chance to...