The sense of danger is never, perhaps, so fully apprehended as when the danger has been overcome.
Quote by Arthur Helps
Arthur Helps Quotes
Is boredom anything less than the sense of one's faculties slowly dying?
A man's action is only a picture book of his creed.
Everywhere I have sought rest and not found it, except sitting in a corner by...
Extremely foolish advice is likely to be uttered by those who are looking at the...
Reading is sometimes an ingenious device for avoiding thought
Wise sayings often fall on barren ground, but a kind word is never thrown away.
Man ceased to be an ape, vanquished the ape, on the day the first book...
Keep your feet on the ground, but let your heart soar as high as it...
We all admire the wisdom of people who come to us for advice.
Every happiness is a hostage to fortune.
Mankind are apt to be strongly prejudicial in favor of whatever is countenanced by antiquity,...
In a balanced organization, working towards a common objective, there is success.
Strength is born in the deep silence of long-suffering hearts; not amid joy.
Having once decided to achieve a certain task, achieve it at all costs of tedium...
Those who never philosophized until they met with disappointments, have mostly become disappointed philosophers
Routine is not organization, any more than paralysis is order.
There are no better cosmetics than a severe temperance and purity, modesty and humility, a...
Nothing is more beautiful than a smile that has struggled through tears.
Beauty is Nature's brag, and must be shown In courts, at feasts, and high solemnities.
Beauty is our weapon against nature; by it we make objects, giving them limit, symmetry,...
Cosmetics is a boon to every woman, but a girl's best beauty aid is still...