Pushing any truth out very far, you are met by a counter-truth.
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is that one comes from a strong will, and...
We steal if we touch tomorrow. It is God's.
The unthankful heart... discovers no mercies; but let the thankful heart sweep through the day...
There is no slave out of heaven like a loving woman; and, of all loving...
We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.
The last person one wants to be is themselves. Sadly, that is the best person...
Tears are often the telescope by which men see far into heaven.
Expedients are for the hour; principles for the ages
Of all escape mechanisms, death is the most efficient.
By Labor the North has subdued Nature, changed a parsimonious soil to fertility, built dwellings...
A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life.
In things pertaining to enthusiasm, no man is sane who does not know how to...
Repentance may begin instantly, but reformation often requires a sphere of years.
The real democratic idea is, not that every man shall be on a level with...
Ones best success comes after their greatest disappointments
All ambitions are lawful except those that climb upward on the miseries or credulities of...
God will not love thee less, because men love thee more
A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as...
Riches are not an end of life, but an instrument of life.
Pride slays thanksgiving, but an humble mind is the soil out of which thanks naturally...