The philosophy of one century is the common sense of the next.
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
Henry Ward Beecher Quotes
It is not well for a man to pray cream and live skim milk.
Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself.
Laughter is not a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is the best ending...
Now comes the mystery.
To spend several days in a friend's house and hunger for something to read, while...
Gambling with cards or dice or stocks is all one thing. It's getting money without...
What we call wisdom is the result of all the wisdom of past ages. Our...
Of all escape mechanisms, death is the most efficient.
The unthankful heart... discovers no mercies; but let the thankful heart sweep through the day...
When a nation's young men are conservative, its funeral bell is already rung
It's not the work which kills people, it's the worry. It's not the revolution that...
Tears are often the telescope by which men see far into heaven.
We are always on the anvil; by trials God is shaping us for higher things.
A man's true state of power and riches is to be in himself.
It is easier to ask forgiveness than permission.
The real man is one who always finds excuses for others, but never excuses himself.
It is not the going out of port, but the coming in, that determines the...
All ambitions are lawful except those that climb upward on the miseries or credulities of...
A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life.
No matter what looms ahead, if you can eat today, enjoy today, mix good cheer...