The unthankful heart discovers no mercies; but the thankful heart will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings.
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself.
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Tears are often the telescope by which men see far into heaven.
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In things pertaining to enthusiasm, no man is sane who does not know how to...
To know that one has a secret is to know half the secret itself.
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No man is such a conqueror as the man who has defeated himself.
Theology is a science of mind applied to God.
The philosophy of one century is the common sense of the next
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Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to...
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The dog is the god of frolic.
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Books are not men and yet they stay alive.
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Some books are undeservedly forgotten; none are undeservedly remembered.