Our affections, however laudable, in this transitory world, should never master us; we should guide them, guide them
Quote by Charles Dickens
It opens the lungs, washes the countenance, exercises the eyes, and softens down the temper;...
There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart.
You don't carry in your countenance a letter of recommendation.
I only ask to be free. The butterflies are free.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature....
Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess!
He had but one eye and the pocket of prejudice runs in favor of two.
That sort of half sigh, which, accompanied by two or three slight nods of the...
Credit is a system whereby a person who can not pay gets another person who...
In this way they went on, and on, and on--in the language of the story-books--until...
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of it to anyone...
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch...
I do not know the American gentleman, God forgive me for putting two such words...
Papa, potatoes, poultry, prunes and prism, are all very good words for the lips.
It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind...
We are so very 'umble.
The age of chivalry is past. Bores have succeeded to dragons.
I feel an earnest and humble desire, and shall till I die, to increase the...
Cheerfulness in most cheerful people, is the rich and satisfying result of strenuous discipline
People are always good company when they are doing what they really enjoy.