I pray on the principle that wine knocks the cork out of a bottle. There is an inward fermentation, and there must be a vent.
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
Henry Ward Beecher Quotes
Affliction comes to us, not to make us sad but sober; not to make us...
Clothes and manners do not make the man; but, when he is made, they greatly...
Riches without law are more dangerous than is poverty without law
Heaven will be inherited by every man who has heaven in his soul.
A church debt is the devil's salary.
To know that one has a secret is to know half the secret itself.
Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself.
You cannot sift out the poor from the community. The poor are indispensable to the...
Ignorance is the womb of monsters
To spend several days in a friend's house and hunger for something to read, while...
God will not love thee less, because men love thee more
The worst thing in this world, next to anarchy, is government.
We are always on the anvil; by trials God is shaping us for higher things.
Faith is spiritualized imagination.
The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is that one often comes from a strong will,...
Repentance may begin instantly, but reformation often requires a sphere of years.
It's not the work which kills people, it's the worry. It's not the revolution that...
There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child.
Every murderer is probably somebody's old friend.
My mother groan'd, my father wept Into the dangerous world I leapt, Helpless, naked, piping...