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