Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
Laughter is day, and sobriety is night; a smile is the twilight that hovers gently...
In things pertaining to enthusiasm, no man is sane who does not know how to...
Affliction comes to us, not to make us sad but sober; not to make us...
The real democratic American idea is, not that every man shall be on a level...
When young men are beginning life, the most important period, it is often said, is...
Laugh at your friends, and if your friends are sore; So much the better, you...
The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is that one often comes from a strong will,...
Success is full of promise till a man gets it; and then it is last...
In this world, full often, our joys are only the tender shadows which our sorrows...
Good-humor makes all things tolerable
A noble man compares and estimates himself by an idea which is higher than himself;...
Next to ingratitude, the most painful thing to bear is gratitude.
It is not the going out of port, but the coming in, that determines the...
Books are not men and yet they stay alive.
It is not what we read, but what we remember that makes us learned. It...
Ones best success comes after their greatest disappointments
To array a man's will against his sickness is the supreme art of medicine.
A man's true state of power and riches is to be in himself.
God pardons like a mother, who kisses the offense into everlasting forgiveness.
Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven.