Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down
Quote by George Eliot
The most solid comfort one can fall back upon is the thought that the business...
Cruelty, like every other vice, requires no motive outside of itself; it only requires opportunity.
What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles. What do we...
The only failure one should fear, is not hugging to the purpose they see as...
Might, could, would - they are contemptible auxiliaries.
It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant...
I like not only to be loved, but to be told I am loved.
Our words have wings, but fly not where we would.
The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us, and we see nothing...
Best friend, my well-spring in the wilderness!
A toddling little girl is a centre of common feeling which makes the most dissimilar...
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
There is much pain that is quite noiseless; and vibrations that make human agonies are...
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.
Ignorance gives one a large range of probabilities
Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul; unbelief, in denying them.
Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest...
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?
Will not a tiny speck very close to our vision blot out the glory of...