It's faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes a life worth living.
Quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes
A few can touch the magic string, and noisy fame is proud to win them:...
Several years before birth, advertise for a couple of parents belonging to long-lived families.
Nothing is so common-place as to wish to be remarkable.
Love prefers twilight to daylight.
Science is a first-rate piece of furniture for a man's upper chamber, if he has...
A man may fulfil the object of his existence by asking a question he cannot...
Beware how you take away hope from any human being
Truth, when not sought after, rarely comes to light
Consciously or unconsciously we all strive to make the kind of a world we like
The sound of a kiss is not so loud as that of a cannon, but...
A good and true woman is said to resemble a Cremona fiddle: age but increases...
If I were dying my last words would be: Have faith and pursue the unknown...
Old books, you know well, are books of the world's youth, and new books are...
If truth were not often suggested by error, if old implements could not be adjusted...
The young man knows the rules, but the old man knows the exceptions.
Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word before you let it fall.
Chicago sounds rough to the maker of verse. One comfort we have - Cincinnati sounds...
Apology is only egotism wrong side out.
Every calling is great when greatly pursued.
Truth, when not sought after, rarely comes to light.