The most happy marriage I can imagine to myself would be the union of a deaf man to a blind woman.
Quote by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
No man was ever yet a great poet, without being at the same time a...
The love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart...
He who begins by loving Christianity more than Truth, will proceed by loving his sect...
Every reform, however necessary, will by weak minds be carried to an excess, that itself...
All thoughts, all passions, all delights, whatever stirs this mortal frame, all are but ministers...
I do not call the sod under my feet my country; but language religion government...
Imagination is the living power and prime agent of all human perception.
Its body brevity, and wit its soul.
No one does anything from a single motive.
Advice is like snow - the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and...
A man's as old as he's feeling. A woman as old as she looks.
Nothing is so contagious as enthusiasm.
Love is the admiration and cherishing of the amiable qualities of the beloved person, upon...
And the Devil did grin, for his darling sin is pride that apes humility.
Poetry: the best words in the best order
Common sense in an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom.
Talk of the devil, and his horns appear
If a man could pass through Paradise in a dream, and have a flower presented...
Poetry has been to me its own exceeding great reward; it has given me the...
Plagiarists are always suspicious of being stolen from.