Next to ingratitude, the most painful thing to bear is gratitude.
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
A church debt is the devil's salary.
What a mother sings to the cradle goes all the way down to the coffin.
Good nature is worth more than knowledge, more than money, more than honor, to the...
Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made and forgot to put a soul into.
Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they are going to catch you in...
Half the spiritual difficulties that men and women suffer arise from a morbid state of...
Doctrine is nothing but the skin of truth set up and stuffed.
Pride slays thanksgiving, but an humble mind is the soil out of which thanks naturally...
It is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us...
The philosophy of one century is the common sense of the next
Laughter is not a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is the best ending...
Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself.
The real democratic idea is, not that every man shall be on a level with...
It's not the work which kills people, it's the worry. It's not the revolution that...
The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.
To array a man's will against his sickness is the supreme art of medicine.
No matter what looms ahead, if you can eat today, enjoy today, mix good cheer...
It is not well for a man to pray cream and live skim milk.
Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.
He is rich or poor according to what he is, not according to what he...