Our faith comes in moments; our vice is habitual
Quote by William Ellery Channing
Ideas are the mightiest influence on earth. One great thought breathed into a man may...
Life has a higher end,than to be amused.
One good anecdote is worth a volume of biography.
The mind, in proportion as it is cut off from free communication with nature, with...
No one should part with their individuality and become that of another.
It is chiefly through books that we enjoy intercourse with superior minds, and these invaluable...
The home is the chief school of human virtues.
The world is governed by opinion.
He who is false to the present duty breaks a thread in the loom, and...
Undoubtedly a man is to labor to better his condition, but first to better himself.
Great minds are to make others great. Their superiority is to be used, not to...
Nothing which has entered into our experience is ever lost.
The best books for a man are not always those which the wise recommend, but...
Every human being has a work to carry on within, duties to perform abroad, influence...
How easy to be amiable in the midst of happiness and success.
We smile at the ignorance of the savage who cuts down the tree in order...
We look forward to the time when the power to love will replace the love...
It is far more important to me to preserve an unblemished conscience than to compass...
Every man is a volume if you know how to read him.
Life has a higher end, than to be amused.