I know what I should love to do--to build a study; to write, and to think of nothing else. I want to bury myself in a den of books. I want to saturate myself with the elements of which they…
Quote by Lew Wallace
The monuments of the nations are all protests against nothingness after death; so are statues...
Beauty is altogether in the eye of the beholder
Beauty is altogether in the eye of the beholder.
When people are lonely they stoop to any companionship.
Am I going home to idleness? No, no. My feet and hands may be still,...
As a rule, there is no surer way to the dislike of men than to...
One is never more on trial than in the moment of excessive good fortune.