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
Age is a matter of feeling, not of years.
The big mistake that men make is that when they turn thirteen or fourteen and...
Happiness lies, first of all, in health
The test of civilization is its estimate of women.
Romance like a ghost escapes touching; it is always where you are not, not where...
A man's country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods,...
Anger is an expensive luxury in which only men of certain income can indulge.
The test of civilization is the estimate of woman. Among savages she is a slave....
While we read history we make history.
It is not observed in history that families improve with time.
He is so old that his blood type was discontinued.
The fragrance always stays in the hand that gives the rose.
Imagination is as good as many voyages - and how much cheaper!
Happiness lies first of all in health.
Our common liberty is consecrated by a common sorrow.
The new year begins in a snow-storm of white vows.
Every great crisis of human history is a pass of Thermopylae, and there is always...
Bold knaves thrive without one grain of sense, but good men starve for want of...
It would be great to be able to pass on to someone all of the...
Man does not bring to God's altar the stuff of nature in itself, in its...