Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; And every little absence is an age.
Quote by John Dryden
Forgiveness to the injured does belong; but they ne'er pardon who have done wrong.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
By viewing Nature, Nature's handmaid, art, makes mighty things from small beginnings grow.
Successful crimes alone are justified.
Great wits are sure to madness near allied - And thin partitions do their bounds...
Repentance is but want of power to sin.
Happy the man, and happy he alone, he who can call today his own; he...
To die is landing on some distant shore.
None but the brave deserves the fair.
And love's the noblest frailty of the mind.
War, he sung, is toil and trouble; honour but an empty bubble.
They that possess the prince possess the laws.
Honor is but an empty bubble.
He [Shakespeare] was the man who of all modern, and perhaps ancient poets, had the...
He who would search for pearls must dive below.
Confidence is the feeling we have before knowing all the facts
Errors like straws upon the surface flow: Who would search for pearls must dive below
The errors of women spring, almost always, from their faith in the good, or their...
All faiths constitute a revelation of Truth, but all are imperfect and liable to error
I claim to be a simple individual liable to err like any other fellow mortal....