Nothing is so common-place as to wish to be remarkable.
Quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Oliver Wendell Holmes Quotes
Simple people... are very quick to see the live facts which are going on about...
Even for practical purposes theory generally turns out the most important thing in the end.
Through our great good fortune, in our youth our hearts were touched with fire. It...
The mode by which the inevitable comes to pass is effort.
Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.
Our dead brothers still live for us and bid us think of life, not death...
He has half the deed done who has made a beginning.
I think that, as life is action and passion, it is required of a man...
Every idea is an incitement... Eloquence may set fire to reason.
To be civilized is to be potentially master of all possible ideas, and that means...
Truth, when not sought after, rarely comes to light.
To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind, and sometimes against it....
Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our...
Life is a great bundle of little things.
It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom...
The advice of their elders to young men is very apt to be as unreal...
Memory is a net: one that finds it full of fish when he takes it...
It's faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes a life worth living.
He fishes well who uses a golden hook.
Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness.