Books are the ever burning lamps of accumulated wisdom.
Quote by George William Curtis
Happiness lies, first of all, in health.
Every great crisis of human history is a pass of Thermopylae, and there is always...
The fragrance always stays in the hand that gives the rose.
He is so old that his blood type was discontinued.
Anger is an expensive luxury in which only men of certain income can indulge.
Age is a matter of feeling, not of years.
Reputation is favorable notoriety as distinguished from fame, which is permanent approval of great deeds...
Happiness lies, first of all, in health
Romance like a ghost escapes touching; it is always where you are not, not where...
The new year begins in a snow-storm of white vows.
The big mistake that men make is that when they turn thirteen or fourteen and...
It is not observed in history that families improve with time.
Nature makes woman to be won and men to win.
The test of civilization is the estimate of woman. Among savages she is a slave....
It is not the ship so much as the skillful sailing that assures the prosperous...
Imagination is as good as many voyages - and how much cheaper!
The test of civilization is its estimate of women.
Real poverty is lack of books.
Is it not strange, that an infant should be heir of the whole world, and...
The reading of all good books is like a conversation with the finest minds of...