Everything that looks to the future elevates human nature.
Quote by Walter Savage Landor
Walter Savage Landor Quotes
Every sect is a moral check on its neighbour. Competition is as wholesome in religion...
A man's vanity tells him what is honor, a man's conscience what is justice.
Many laws as certainly make bad men, as bad men make many laws.
We cannot be contented because we are happy, and we cannot be happy because we...
Delay in justice is injustice.
There is no easy path leading out of life, and few easy ones that lie...
Great men always pay deference to greater.
Music is God's gift to man, the only art of Heaven given to earth, the...
A man's vanity tells him what is honor, a man's conscience what is justice
The wise become as the unwise in the enchanted chambers of Power, whose lamps make...
O what a thing is age! Death without death's quiet.
There is nothing on earth divine except humanity.
Prose on certain occasions can bear a great deal of poetry; on the other hand,...
No ashes are lighter than those of incense, and few things burn out sooner.
We talk on principle, but we act on interest
We often fancy that we suffer from ingratitude, while in reality we suffer from self-love.
No thoroughly occupied person was ever found really miserable.
Truth, like the juice of the poppy, in small quantities, calms men; in larger, heats...
In everything the middle course is best: all things in excess bring trouble to men.
Everything in excess is opposed to nature.
We should not be so taken up in the search for truth, as to neglect...