It is not the ship so much as the skillful sailing that assures the prosperous voyage.
Quote by George William Curtis
George William Curtis Quotes
The big mistake that men make is that when they turn thirteen or fourteen and...
Age is a matter of feeling, not of years.
Imagination is as good as many voyages - and how much cheaper!
Every great crisis of human history is a pass of Thermopylae, and there is always...
A man's country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods,...
The test of civilization is its estimate of women.
The new year begins in a snow-storm of white vows.
Our common liberty is consecrated by a common sorrow.
While we read history we make history.
Nature makes woman to be won and men to win.
Reputation is favorable notoriety as distinguished from fame, which is permanent approval of great deeds...
Happiness lies first of all in health.
Happiness lies, first of all, in health
The fragrance always stays in the hand that gives the rose.
Happiness lies, first of all, in health.
Anger is an expensive luxury in which only men of certain income can indulge.
Books are the ever burning lamps of accumulated wisdom.
What havoc has been made of books through every century of the Christian era? Where...
A truly good book teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay...
Have patience with everything that remains unsolved in your heart. Try to love the questions...