General principles... are to the facts as the root and sap of a tree are to its leaves.
Quote by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Samuel Taylor Coleridge Quotes
So lonely 'twas that God himself Scarce seemed there to be.
Poetry has been to me its own exceeding great reward; it has given me the...
Not one man in a thousand has the strength of mind or the goodness of...
A mother is a mother still, The holiest thing alive.
Common sense in an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom.
The religion of the Jews is, indeed, a light; but it is as the light...
Brute animals have the vowel sounds; man only can utter consonants.
Wisdom and understanding can only become the possession of individual men by travelling the old...
No mind is thoroughly well organized that is deficient in a sense of humor.
Talk of the devil, and his horns appear.
Its body brevity, and wit its soul.
The man's desire is for the woman; but the woman's desire is rarely other than...
How like herrings and onions our vices are in the morning after we have committed...
He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.
Alas! they had been friends in youth; but whispering tongues can poison truth.
I may not hope from outward forms to win The passion and the life, whose...
Love is flower like; Friendship is like a sheltering tree
Common-sense in an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom.
The knowledge of the causal power of thought is the basis of all their (Hebrew)...
Never pass up an opportunity to keep your mouth shut.