Patience, that blending of moral courage with physical timidity.
Quote by Thomas Hardy
Thomas Hardy Quotes
The excessive regard of parents for their children, and their dislike of other people's is,...
My argument is that War makes rattling good history; but Peace is poor reading.
Why should a man's mind have been thrown into such close, sad, sensational, inexplicable relations...
A lover without indiscretion is no lover at all.
A resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far...
I have been looking for god for fifty years and I think if he had...
Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change.
One whose every goal is accomplished and every dream fulfilled, lives not as a man...
Cruelty is the law pervading all nature and society; and we can't get out of...
My opinion is that a poet should express the emotion of all the ages and...
There are accents in the eye which are not on the tongue, and more tales...
And yet to every bad there is a worse.
Fear is the mother of foresight.
Do not do an immoral thing for moral reasons.
I am the family face; flesh perishes, I live on.
A love without indiscretion is no lover at all.
Like the British Constitution, she owes her success in practice to her inconsistencies in principle.
No one can read with profit that which he cannot learn to read with pleasure.
Reading without purpose is sauntering not exercise.
Reading is thinking with someone else's head instead of one's own