In this world it is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
Henry Ward Beecher Quotes
The Church is not a gallery for the exhibition of eminent Christians, but a school...
A church debt is the devil's salary.
A man's true state of power and riches is to be in himself.
Ones best success comes after their greatest disappointments.
Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made and forgot to put a soul into.
By Labor the North has subdued Nature, changed a parsimonious soil to fertility, built dwellings...
The babe at first feeds upon the mother's bosom, but it is always on her...
The advertisements in a newspaper are more full knowledge in respect to what is going...
No man is sane who does not know how to be insane on proper occasions.
Blessed are the Happiness Makers. Blessed are they who know how to shine on one's...
A book is good company. It is full of conversation without loquacity. It comes to...
Of all escape mechanisms, death is the most efficient.
The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.
The ignorant classes are the dangerous classes.
Every man should keep a fair-sized cemetery in which to bury the faults of his...
The humblest individual exerts some influence, either for good or evil, upon others.
To know that one has a secret is to know half the secret itself.
It's easier to go down a hill than up it but the view is much...
A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life.
You and I do not see things as they are. We see things as we...