Greatness lies, not in being strong, but in the right using of strength; and strength is not used rightly when it serves only to carry a man above his fellows for his own solitary glory. He is the greatest whose…
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
Henry Ward Beecher Quotes
The unthankful heart discovers no mercies; but the thankful heart will find, in every hour,...
Expedients are for the hour, but principles are for the ages.
Children are the hands by which we take hold of heaven.
We are always on the anvil; by trials God is shaping us for higher things.
Expedients are for the hour; principles for the ages
A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It's jolted...
Conscience is the frame of character, and love is the covering for it
The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.
The philosophy of one century is the common sense of the next.
He is greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his...
Happiness is not the end of life, character is
Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.
Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven.
God made man to go by motives, and He will not go without them, any...
It's easier to go down a hill than up it but the view is much...
Next to ingratitude the most painful thing to bear is gratitude.
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their...
We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.
Law represents the effort of man to organize society; governments, the efforts of selfishness to...
Gambling with cards or dice or stocks is all one thing. It's getting money without...