Of joys departed, not to return, how painful the remembrance.
Quote by Robert Blair
Robert Blair Quotes
Affectation is certain deformity; by forming themselves on fantastic models, the young begin with being...
Friendship! Mysterious cement of the soul, Sweet'ner of life, and solder of society.
Throughout the whole vegetable, sensible, and rational world, whatever makes progress towards maturity, as soon...
When it draws near to witching time of night.
Action, so to speak, is the genius of nature.
Its visits, like those of angels, short, and far between.
The grave, dread thing! Men shiver when thou'rt named: Nature appalled, Shakes off her wonted...
How blunt are all the arrows of thy quiver in comparison with those of guilt.
Of joys departed, not to return, how painful the remembrance
What does not satisfy when we find it, was not the thing we were desiring.
Always tell the truth - it's the easiest thing to remember.
There is no time like the pleasant.
Believe me! The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life...
"Joy is a durable and beautiful toy in the hands of a blessed life that...
Happiness is part of who we are. Joy is the feeling.
Silence is the perfectest herald of joy: I were but little happy, if I could...
I sometimes wonder whether all pleasures are not substitutes for joy.
There is no beautifier of complexion, or form, or behaviour, like the wish to scatter...
Sorrow is brief but joy is endless
So many people are waiting for their happiness to come. It's not here yet, but...