Tears are often the telescope by which men see far into heaven.
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
Young love is a flame; very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only...
Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to...
Repentance is another name for aspiration
Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?
When young men are beginning life, the most important period, it is often said, is...
Blessed are the Happiness Makers. Blessed are they who know how to shine on one's...
We sleep, but the loom of life never stops, and the pattern which was weaving...
When a nation's young men are conservative, its funeral bell is already rung.
It is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us...
Ignorance is the womb of monsters
No man is such a conqueror as the man who has defeated himself.
Expedients are for the hour, but principles are for the ages.
The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.
The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things
I can forgive, but I cannot forget, is only another way of saying, I will...
What we call wisdom is the result of all the wisdom of past ages. Our...
The real democratic idea is, not that every man shall be on a level with...
Selfishness is that detestable vice which no one will forgive in others, and no one...
God pardons like a mother, who kisses the offense into everlasting forgiveness.
Our best successes often come after our greatest disappointments.