Talk of the devil, and his horns appear
Quote by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Poetry: the best words in the best order
No mind is thoroughly well organized that is deficient in a sense of humor.
The man's desire is for the woman; but the woman's desire is rarely other than...
Those who best know human nature will acknowledge most fully what a strength light hearted...
There is no such thing as a worthless book though there are some far worse...
Poetry: the best words in the best order.
Sympathy constitutes friendship; but in love there is a sort of antipathy, or opposing passion....
Love is flower like; Friendship is like a sheltering tree.
To sentence a man of true genius, to the drudgery of a school is to...
Love is flower like; Friendship is like a sheltering tree
Shakespeare knew the human mind, and its most minute and intimate workings, and he never...
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions - the little, soon forgotten...
Good and bad men are less than they seem.
Every reform, however necessary, will by weak minds be carried to an excess, that itself...
Alas! they had been friends in youth; but whispering tongues can poison truth.
The principle of the Gothic architecture is infinity made imaginable.
Common-sense in an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom.
Wisdom and understanding can only become the possession of individual men by travelling the old...
As long as you keep a person down, some part of you has to be...
The more you know, the less you understand
It requires wisdom to understand wisdom; the music is nothing if the audience is deaf