There are three schoolmasters for everybody that will employ them - the senses, intelligent companions, and books.
Quote by Henry Ward Beecher
The world's battlefields have been in the heart chiefly; more heroism has been displayed in...
There is no slave out of heaven like a loving woman; and, of all loving...
God will not love thee less, because men love thee more
Expedients are for the hour; principles for the ages
The worst thing in the world, next to anarchy, is government.
In this world, full often, our joys are only the tender shadows which our sorrows...
There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child.
To array a man's will against his sickness is the supreme art of medicine.
God appoints our graces to be nurses to other men's weaknesses.
It is easier to ask forgiveness than permission.
The overweening self-respect of conceited men relieves others from the duty of respecting them at...
Selfishness is that detestable vice which no one will forgive in others, and no one...
Good-humor makes all things tolerable.
The test of Christian character should be that a man is a joy-bearing agent to...
It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what...
The advertisements in a newspaper are more full knowledge in respect to what is going...
He is greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his...
There is tonic in the things that men do not love to hear. Free speech...
You can't put democracy and freedom back into a box.
No one is free, even the birds are chained to the sky.
Kisses honeyed by oblivion.
Life is a yo-yo, and mankind ties knots in the string