The sound of a kiss is not so loud as that of a cannon, but its echo lasts a great deal longer.
Quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Beware how you take away hope from any human being
Pretty much all the honest truth-telling there is in the world is done by children.
The mind, once expanded to the dimensions of larger ideas, never returns to its original...
The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in...
I think that, as life is action and passion, it is required of a man...
Love prefers twilight to daylight
A man's mind stretched by a new idea can never go back to its original...
One's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
Consciously or unconsciously we all strive to make the kind of a world we like
Don't flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you to say disagreeable things to your intimates. The...
Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.
Nature, when she invented, manufactured, and patented her authors, contrived to make critics out of...
Old time, in whose banks we deposit our notes, Is a miser who always wants...
The greatest act of faith is when a man understands he is not God.
The advice of the elders to young men is very apt to be as unreal...
Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimension.
Writing or printing is like shooting with a rifle; you may hit your reader's mind,...
Have the courage to act instead of react.
When in doubt, do it.
Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind than in the one where they...