People, like nails, lose their effectiveness when they lose direction and begin to bend.
Quote by Walter Savage Landor
Walter Savage Landor Quotes
We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier.
Prose on certain occasions can bear a great deal of poetry; on the other hand,...
Delay in justice is injustice.
My thoughts are my company; I can bring them together, select them, detain them, dismiss...
We talk on principal, but act on motivation.
Music is God's gift to man, the only art of Heaven given to earth, the...
In argument, truth always prevails finally; in politics, falsehood always.
Great men lose somewhat of their greatness by being near us; ordinary men gain much.
Ambition has but one reward for all: A little power, a little transient fame; A...
Consult duty not events.
Study is the bane of childhood, the oil of youth, the indulgence of adulthood, and...
A solitude is the audience-chamber of God.
We think that we suffer from ingratitude, while in reality we suffer from self-love.
Many laws as certainly make bad men, as bad men make many laws.
Great men always pay deference to greater.
We often fancy that we suffer from ingratitude, while in reality we suffer from self-love.
There is no easy path leading out of life, and few easy ones that lie...
O what a thing is age! Death without death's quiet.
Old age is the most unexpected of all things that happen to a man.
Too many people grow up. That's the real trouble with the world, too many people...