It is only an error in judgment to make a mistake, but it shows infirmity of character to adhere to it when discovered
Quote by Christian Nevell Bovee
Books are embalmed minds
Cheerfulness is the off-shoot of goodness
Wine is a treacherous friend who you must always be on guard for.
Tearless grief bleeds inwardly.
It is only an error in judgment to make a mistake, but it shows infirmity...
The cheerful live longest in years, and afterwards in our regards. Cheerfulness is the off-shoot...
Books are embalmed minds.
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We fear things in proportion to our ignorance of them.
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Good men have the fewest fears. He has but one great fear who fears to...
Kindness is a language the dumb can speak and the deaf can hear and understand.
Next to being witty yourself, the best thing is being able to quote another's wit.
Heaven lent you a soul Earth will lend a grave.
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In politics, merit is rewarded by the possessor being raised, like a target, to a...
Men say I am a saint losing himself in politics. The fact is that I...
I actually did vote for the $87 billion before I voted against it.
A dramatic experience concerned with the mundane may inform but it cannot release; and one...