Study until twenty-five, investigation until forty, profession until sixty, at which age I would have him retired on a double allowance.
Quote by Thomas Moore
Thomas Moore Quotes
Plants that wake when others sleep. Timid jasmine buds that keep their fragrance to themselves...
Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.
And the heart that is soonest awake to the flowers is always the first to...
Came but for friendship, and took away love.
This is the right time, and this is the right thing.
Finding the right work is like discovering your own soul in the world.
Though an angel should write, still 'tis devils must print.
Bastard Freedom waves Her fustian flag in mockery over slaves.
When we allow ourselves to exist truly and fully, we sting the world with our...
Those who plot the destruction of others often perish in the attempt.
A friendship that like love is warm; A love like friendship, steady.
It is only to the happy that tears are a luxury.
While mantling on the maiden's cheek Young roses kindled into thought.
A man reserves his true and deepest love not for the species of woman in...
No, there's nothing half so sweet in life as love's young dream.
Humility, that low, sweet root, from which all heavenly virtues shoot.
True change takes place in the imagination.
And soon, too soon, we part with pain, To sail o'er silent seas again.
Like ships that have gone down at sea, when heaven was all tranquillity.
The heart that has truly loved never forgets But as truly loves on to the...