The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is that one comes from a strong will, and the other from a strong won't.
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
Henry Ward Beecher Quotes
Good-humor makes all things tolerable.
Doctrine is nothing but the skin of truth set up and stuffed.
Law represents the effort of man to organize society; governments, the efforts of selfishness to...
We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.
God pardons like a mother, who kisses the offense into everlasting forgiveness.
The head learns new things, but the heart forever practices old experiences.
The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret of outward success.
No man is sane who does not know how to be insane on proper occasions.
Selfishness is that detestable vice which no one will forgive in others, and no one...
God appoints our graces to be nurses to other men's weaknesses.
Sorrow makes men sincere.
Riches without law are more dangerous than is poverty without law
Remember God's bounty in the year. String the pearls of His favor. Hide the dark...
The most dangerous people are the ignorant.
He is greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his...
I pray on the principle that wine knocks the cork out of a bottle. There...
Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?
To become an able and successful man in any profession, three things are necessary, nature,...
No matter what looms ahead, if you can eat today, enjoy today, mix good cheer...
The dog is the god of frolic.