In heaven I yearn for knowledge, account all else inanity; On earth I confess an itch for the praise of fools - that's vanity
Quote by Robert Browning
The aim, if reached or not, makes great the life: Try to be Shakespeare, leave...
A minute's success pays the failure of years.
Take away love, and our earth is a tomb.
What Youth deemed crystal, Age finds out was dew.
All we have gained then by our unbelief Is a life of doubt diversified by...
The moment eternal - just that and no more - When ecstasy's utmost we clutch...
Therefore I summon age To grant youth's heritage.
Who hears music, feels his solitude peopled at once.
You should not take a fellow eight years old and make him swear to never...
My sun sets to rise again.
Earth changes, but thy soul and God stand sure.
How good is man's life, the mere living! How fit to employ all the heart...
Ignorance is not innocence but sin
Stung by the splendour of a sudden thought.
Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage, or squirrels in a chain, ambitious...
What's a man's age? He must hurry more, that's all; Cram in a day, what...
God is the perfect poet.
God is seen God In the star, in the stone, in the flesh, in the...
God gives every bird its food, but He does not throw it into its nest.
Prejudices are rarely overcome by argument; not being founded in reason they cannot be destroyed...