The moment an ill can be patiently handled, it is disarmed of its poison, though not of its pain.
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
Henry Ward Beecher Quotes
Pride slays thanksgiving, but an humble mind is the soil out of which thanks naturally...
Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.
Good nature is worth more than knowledge, more than money, more than honor, to the...
To array a man's will against his sickness is the supreme art of medicine.
It is not what we read, but what we remember that makes us learned. It...
The dog is the god of frolic.
There are joys which long to be ours. God sends ten thousands truths, which come...
What we call wisdom is the result of all the wisdom of past ages. Our...
Theology is a science of mind applied to God
Every tomorrow has two handles. We can take hold of it with the handle of...
All men are tempted. There is no man that lives that can't be broken down,...
Good-humor makes all things tolerable
Books are not men and yet they stay alive.
Greatness lies, not in being strong, but in the right using of strength; and strength...
The world's battlefields have been in the heart chiefly; more heroism has been displayed in...
Laugh at your friends, and if your friends are sore; So much the better, you...
A church debt is the devil's salary.
The real man is one who always finds excuses for others, but never excuses himself.
Our best successes often come after our greatest disappointments.
To know that one has a secret is to know half the secret itself.