Sincerity is impossible, unless it pervade the whole being, and the pretence of it saps the very foundation of character.
Quote by James Russell Lowell
James Russell Lowell Quotes
Reputation is only a candle, of wavering and uncertain flame, and easily blown out, but...
No man can produce great things who is not thoroughly sincere in dealing with himself
A weed is no more than a flower in disguise, Which is seen through at...
If youth be a defect, it is one that we outgrow only too soon.
Blessed are they who have nothing to say and who cannot be persuaded to say...
To educate the intelligence is to expand the horizon of its wants and desires.
Not failure, but low aim, is crime.
The only faith that wears well and holds its color in all weathers is that...
There are two kinds of weakness, that which breaks and that which bends.
Fortune is the rod of the weak, and the staff of the brave.
Incredulity robs us of many pleasures, and gives us nothing in return.
Let us be of good cheer, however, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are...
Joy comes, grief goes, we know not how.
Who's not sat tense before his own heart's curtain.
Fate loves the fearless.
Children are God's Apostles, sent forth, day by day, to preach of love, and hope,...
Nature fits all her children with something to do, he who would write and can't...
And blessed are the horny hands of toil
Ye fearful saints fresh courage take, The clouds you so much dread Are big with...
Harness the power of today. Seize the blessings of today! Make something happen, enhance your...