The sky was clear - remarkably clear - and the twinkling of all the stars seemed to be but throbs of one body, timed by a common pulse.
Quote by Thomas Hardy
Thomas Hardy Quotes
Of course poets have morals and manners of their own, and custom is no argument...
There is a condition worse than blindness, and that is, seeing something that isn't there.
My argument is that War makes rattling good history; but Peace is poor reading.
The value of old age depends upon the person who reaches it. To some men...
One whose every goal is accomplished and every dream fulfilled, lives not as a man...
A woman would rather visit her own grave than the place where she has been...
Cruelty is the law pervading all nature and society; and we can't get out of...
The sudden disappointment of a hope leaves a scar which the ultimate fulfilment of that...
No one can read with profit that which he cannot learn to read with pleasure.
Some folk want their luck buttered.
And yet to every bad there is a worse.
The main object of religion is not to get a man into heaven, but to...
A love without indiscretion is no lover at all.
If Galileo had said in verse that the world moved, the inquisition might have let...
Fear is the mother of foresight.
Aspect are within us, and who seems most kingly is king.
Everybody is so talented nowadays that the only people I care to honor as deserving...
Poetry is emotion put into measure. The emotion must come by nature, but the measure...
Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change.
You was a good man, and did good things.