Society is always trying in some way to grind us down to a single flat surface.
Quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Some people are so heavenly minded that they are no earthly good.
Happiness consists in activity. It is running steam, not a stagnant pool.
It is very lonely sometimes, trying to play God.
Man has will, but woman has her way.
Men do not quit playing because they grow old; they grow old because they quit...
Men must turn square corners when they deal with the Government.
There is no time like the old time, when you and I were young!
The man flaps about with a bunch of feathers: the woman goes to work softly...
The real religion of the world comes from women much more than from men -...
Our dead brothers still live for us and bid us think of life, not death...
The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in...
Grow we must, if we outgrow all that loves us.
Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word before you let it fall.
To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind, and sometimes against it....
If a hug represented how much I loved you, I would hold you in my...
Controversy equalizes fools and wise men - and the fools know it.
If I were dying my last words would be: Have faith and pursue the unknown...
To have doubted one's own first principles is the mark of a civilized man.
Even doubtful accusations leave a stain behind them
Our achievements speak for themselves. What we have to keep track of are our failures,...