He is the best sailor who can steer within fewest points of the wind, and exact a motive power out of the greatest obstacles.
Quote by Sir Walter Scott
Nothing is more the child of art than a garden.
One hour of life, crowded to the full with glorious action, and filled with noble...
Come he slow or come he fast. It is but death who comes at last.
Vengeance, deep-brooding o'er the slain, Had locked the source of softer woe, And burning pride...
Soldier, rest! Thy warfare o'er.
If you have no friends to share or rejoice in your success in life --...
Each age has deemed the new-born year. The fittest time for festal cheer
Just at the age 'twixt boy and youth, When thought is speech, and speech is...
Is death the last sleep? No - it is the last and final awakening.
Each age has deemed the new-born year. The fittest time for festal cheer.
He is the best sailor who can steer within fewest points of the wind, and...
Success or failure in business is caused more by the mental attitude even than by...
Court not the critic's smile nor dread his frown
Cats are mysterious kind of folk - there is more passing in their minds than...
Death - the last sleep? No, it is the final awakening
The race of mankind would perish did they cease to aid each other. We cannot...
Heap on more wood! the wind is chill; But let it whistle as it will,...
Christmas is a season for kindling the fire for hospitality in the hall, the genial...
Love came down at Christmas; love all lovely, love divine; love was born at Christmas,...
Did you ever notice that life seems to follow certain patterns? Like I noticed that...
The true poem rests between the words.