Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
Expedients are for the hour; principles for the ages
The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.
Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself.
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A man's true state of power and riches is to be in himself.
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The dog is the god of frolic.
God will not love thee less, because men love thee more
Conscience is the frame of character, and love is the covering for it
Ones best success comes after their greatest disappointments
The head learns new things, but the heart forever practices old experiences.
We are always on the anvil; by trials God is shaping us for higher things.
To know that one has a secret is to know half the secret itself.
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A church debt is the devil's salary.
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