Nothing is so contagious as enthusiasm.
Quote by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Samuel Taylor Coleridge Quotes
Facts are not truths; they are not conclusions; they are not even premises, but in...
Why are not more gems from our great authors scattered over the country? Great books...
Pity is best taught by fellowship in woe
The most happy marriage I can picture or imagine to myself would be the union...
Intense study of the Bible will keep any writer from being vulgar, in point of...
Love is flower like; Friendship is like a sheltering tree.
Its body brevity, and wit its soul.
The faults of great authors are generally excellences carried to an excess.
To most men, experience is like the stern lights of a ship, which illumine only...
And the Devil did grin, for his darling sin is pride that apes humility.
Brute animals have the vowel sounds; man only can utter consonants.
Poetry has been to me its own exceeding great reward; it has given me the...
If a man could pass through Paradise in a dream, and have a flower presented...
Alas! they had been friends in youth; but whispering tongues can poison truth.
Talent, lying in the understanding, is often inherited; genius, being the action of reason or...
So lonely 'twas that God himself Scarce seemed there to be.
Good and bad men are less than they seem.
No one does anything from a single motive.
I wish our clever young poets would remember my homely definitions of prose and poetry;...
No man was ever yet a great poet, without being at the same time a...