The deadliest sin were the consciousness of no sin
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Narrative is linear, but action has breadth and depth as well as height and is...
I don't pretend to understand the Universe - it's a great deal bigger than I...
Work is the grand cure for all maladies and miseries that ever beset mankind -...
Love is not altogether a delirium, yet it has many points in common therewith.
The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity.
A well-written life is almost as rare as a well-spent one.
Love is the only game that is not called on account of darkness.
The true university of these days is a collection of books.
The old cathedrals are good, but the great blue dome that hangs over everything is...
Talk that does not end in any kind of action is better suppressed altogether.
No age seemed the age of romance to itself.
Wonder is the basis of worship
Silence is as deep as eternity; speech, shallow as time.
Everywhere in life the true question is, not what we have gained, but what we...
Youth is to all the glad season of life; but often only by what it...
It is the heart always that sees, before the head can see
I don't like to talk much with people who always agree with me. It is...
A witty statesman said, you might prove anything by figures.
I can stand brute force, but brute reason is quite unbearable. There is something unfair...
The sincerest love is the love of food.