The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is that one often comes from a strong will, and the other from a strong won't.
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?
The babe at first feeds upon the mother's bosom, but it is always on her...
Good-humor makes all things tolerable.
Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven.
Blessed are the Happiness Makers. Blessed are they who know how to shine on one's...
No man is sane who does not know how to be insane on the proper...
The moment an ill can be patiently handled, it is disarmed of its poison, though...
Next to ingratitude the most painful thing to bear is gratitude.
The worst thing in the world, next to anarchy, is government.
The unthankful heart... discovers no mercies; but let the thankful heart sweep through the day...
God will not love thee less, because men love thee more
All men are tempted. There is no man that lives that can't be broken down,...
Greatness lies, not in being strong, but in the right using of strength.
A man's true state of power and riches is to be in himself.
The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the wide...
It is one of the severest tests of friendship to tell your friend his faults....
The Church is not a gallery for the exhibition of eminent Christians, but a school...
A forgiveness ought to be like a canceled note, torn in two and burned up,...
I've looked on many women with lust. I've committed adultery in my heart many times....
To understand is to forgive, even oneself.