Simplicity is the most deceitful mistress that ever betrayed man.
Quote by Henry B Adams
Henry B Adams Quotes
American society is a sort of flat, fresh-water pond which absorbs silently, without reaction, anything...
Power when wielded by abnormal energy is the most serious of facts.
In plain words, Chaos was the law of nature Order was the dream of man.
No man means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for...
At best, the renewal of broken relations is a nervous matter.
No man likes to have his intelligence or good faith questioned, especially if he has...
Chaos was the law of nature; Order was the dream of man.
We combat obstacles in order to get repose, and when got, the repose is insupportable.
It is always good men who do the most harm in the world.
He too serves a certain purpose who only stands and cheers.
Chaos often breeds life, when order breeds habit.
The proper study of mankind is woman.
Accident counts for as much in companionship as in marriage.
Intimates are predestined.
Absolute liberty is absence of restraint; responsibility is restraint; therefore, the ideally free individual is...
Only on the edge of the grave can man conclude anything.
Susceptibility to the highest forces is the highest genius.
One friend in a lifetime is much, two are many, three are hardly possible. Friendship...
As my friend, even when i tease you, you should already know, my true feelings,...
Win hearts, and you have hands and purses.