Is boredom anything less than the sense of one's faculties slowly dying?
Quote by Arthur Helps
Arthur Helps Quotes
Strength is born in the deep silence of long-suffering hearts; not amid joy.
The greatest luxury of riches is that they enable you to escape so much good...
Experience is the extract of suffering.
We all admire the wisdom of people who come to us for advice.
Choose an author as you choose a friend.
Routine is not organization, any more than paralysis is order.
Wise sayings often fall on barren ground, but a kind word is never thrown away.
Mankind are apt to be strongly prejudicial in favor of whatever is countenanced by antiquity,...
Extremely foolish advice is likely to be uttered by those who are looking at the...
In a balanced organization, working towards a common objective, there is success.
Reading is sometimes an ingenious device for avoiding thought
A man's action is only a picture book of his creed.
Every happiness is a hostage to fortune.
Having once decided to achieve a certain task, achieve it at all costs of tedium...
Man ceased to be an ape, vanquished the ape, on the day the first book...
A mixture of admiration and pity is one of the surest recipes for affection.
There are no better cosmetics than a severe temperance and purity, modesty and humility, a...
Beauty is only sin deep
No spring nor summer beauty hath such grace as I have seen in one autumnal...
When I see your face, there's not a thing I would change...except the direction I'm...
She's not wearing makeup so her face just looks like skin.