The surest plan to make a man is, think him so.
Quote by James Russell Lowell
James Russell Lowell Quotes
Democracy gives every man the right to be his own oppressor.
Toward no crimes have men shown themselves so cold- bloodedly cruel as in punishing differences...
One thorn of experience is worth a whole wilderness of warning.
In the ocean of baseness, the deeper we get, the easier the sinking.
Creativity is not the finding of a thing, but the making something out of it...
The foolish and the dead alone never change their opinions.
No man can produce great things who is not thoroughly sincere in dealing with himself.
Light is the symbol of truth.
Endurance is the crowning quality, And patience all the passion of great hearts.
A weed is no more than a flower in disguise, Which is seen through at...
There is a law of neutralization of forces, which hinders bodies from sinking beyond a...
Incredulity robs us of many pleasures, and gives us nothing in return.
Reputation is only a candle, of wavering and uncertain flame, and easily blown out, but...
Sincerity is impossible, unless it pervade the whole being, and the pretence of it saps...
Let us be of good cheer, however, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are...
Communism means barbarism
Death is delightful. Death is dawn, The waking from a weary night Of fevers unto...
If youth be a defect, it is one that we outgrow only too soon.
Solitude is as needful to the imagination as society is wholesome for the character.
What men prize most is a privilege, even if it be that of chief mourner...