The method of the enterprising is to plan with audacity and execute with vigor.
Quote by Christian Nestell Bovee
Christian Nestell Bovee Quotes
The passions are like fire, useful in a thousand ways and dangerous only in one,...
We trifle when we assign limits to our desires, since nature hath set none.
Tranquil pleasures last the longest; we are not fitted to bear the burden of great...
False friends are like our shadow, keeping close to us while we walk in the...
Fame - a few words upon a tombstone, and the truth of those not to...
Panic is a sudden desertion of us, and a going over to the enemy of...
The great artist is a slave to his ideals.
Doubt whom you will, but never yourself.
Music is the fourth great material want, first food, then clothes, then shelter, then music.
The small courtesies sweeten life; the greater ennoble it.
Courage enlarges, cowardice diminishes resources. In desperate straits the fears of the timid aggravate the...
Earth took her shining station as a star, In Heaven's dark hall, high up the...
Living with a saint is more grueling than being one.
Many children, many cares; no children, no felicity.
It is ever the invisible that is the object of our profoundest worship. With the...
Partial culture runs to the ornate, extreme culture to simplicity.
The body of a sensualist is the coffin of a dead soul.
There is great beauty in going through life without anxiety or fear. Half our fears...
Sensitiveness is closely allied to egotism; and excessive sensibility is only another name for morbid...
A failure establishes only this, that our determination to succeed was not strong enough.