There is no good in arguing with the inevitable. The only argument available with an east wind is to put on your overcoat.
Quote by James Russell Lowell
James Russell Lowell Quotes
Light is the symbol of truth.
The eye is the notebook of the poet.
Heaven is neither here nor there to me. Everywhere and nowhere. Just not in between,...
Poetry is something to make us wiser and better, by continually revealing those types of...
Reputation is only a candle, of wavering and uncertain flame, and easily blown out, but...
Nature fits all her children with something to do, he who would write and can't...
The foolish and the dead alone never change their opinions.
Folks never understand the folks they hate.
Communism means barbarism
Fortune is the rod of the weak, and the staff of the brave
To educate the intelligence is to expand the horizon of its wants and desires.
And blessed are the horny hands of toil
It is by presence of mind in untried emergencies that the native metal of a...
Compromise makes a good umbrella, but a poor roof; it is temporary expedient, often wise...
Incredulity robs us of many pleasures, and gives us nothing in return.
There are two kinds of weakness, that which breaks and that which bends.
Books are the bees which carry the quickening pollen from one to another mind.
Solitude is as needful to the imagination as society is wholesome for the character.
Joy comes, grief goes, we know not how.
Blessed are they who have nothing to say and who cannot be persuaded to say...