The world's battlefields have been in the heart chiefly; more heroism has been displayed in the household and the closet, than on the most memorable battlefields in history
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
It is not work that kills men; it is worry. Worry is rust upon the...
Many men build as cathedrals were built, the part nearest the ground finished; but that...
It is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us...
Expedients are for the hour; principles for the ages
Well married a person has wings, poorly married shackles.
All men are tempted. There is no man that lives that can't be broken down,...
He is greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his...
The last person one wants to be is themselves. Sadly, that is the best person...
You cannot sift out the poor from the community. The poor are indispensable to the...
Sorrow makes men sincere.
It is not the going out of port, but the coming in, that determines the...
We are always on the anvil; by trials God is shaping us for higher things.
Next to ingratitude the most painful thing to bear is gratitude.
Next to ingratitude, the most painful thing to bear is gratitude.
We steal if we touch tomorrow. It is God's.
What we call wisdom is the result of all the wisdom of past ages. Our...
I can forgive, but I cannot forget, is only another way of saying, I will...
When a nation's young men are conservative, its funeral bell is already rung
Boredom, after all, is a form of criticism
The reason so many people turned up at his funeral is that they wanted to...