Memory in youth is active and easily impressible; in old age it is comparatively callous to new impressions, but still retains vividly those of earlier years.
Quote by Charlotte Bronte
I am always easy of belief when the creed pleases me.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. I am not mad.
Men judge us by the success of our efforts. God looks at the efforts themselves.
True enthusiasm is a fine feeling whose flash I admire where-ever I see it.
Better to be without logic than without feeling.
It is vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquility; they must...
You had no right to be born; for you make no use of life. Instead...
If all the world hated you, and believed you wicked, while your own conscience approved...
The human heart has hidden treasures, In secret kept, in silence sealed; The thoughts, the...
If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship, we must love friends for...
It is in vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquility: they...
A ruffled mind makes a restless pillow.
Memory in youth is active and easily impressible; in old age it is comparatively callous...
I am no bird; and no net ensnares me; I am a free human being...
Give him enough rope and he will hang himself.
If you are cast in a different mould to the majority, it is no merit...
Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity, or registering wrongs.
I'm just going to write because I cannot help it.
I try to avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward.
Who has words at the right moment?