Humor has justly been regarded as the finest perfection of poetic genius.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Foolish men imagine that because judgement for an evil thing is delayed, there is no...
All that mankind has done, thought or been: it is lying as in magic preservation...
Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better....
Manners are stronger than laws
Worship is transcendent wonder.
The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing...
He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.
True humor springs not more from the head than from the heart. It is not...
Originality is a thing we constantly clamour for, and constantly quarrel with.
Society is founded upon cloth.
History is the essence of innumerable biographies
Endurance is patience concentrated.
Wonder is the basis of worship
Everywhere the human soul stands between a hemisphere of light and another of darkness; on...
Of all acts of man repentance is the most divine. The greatest of all faults...
The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity.
That there should one man die ignorant who had capacity for knowledge, this I call...
Work alone is noble.
The fearful unbelief is unbelief in yourself.
I don't like to talk much with people who always agree with me. It is...