To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind, and sometimes against it. But we must not drift or lie at anchor.
Quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes
A person is always startled when he hears himself called old for the first time.
There is something frightful in the way in which not only characteristic qualities, but particular...
If a hug represented how much I loved you, I would hold you in my...
Stillness of person and steadiness of features are signal marks of good breeding.
The advice of their elders to young men is very apt to be as unreal...
Even for practical purposes theory generally turns out the most important thing in the end.
A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its...
Don't flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you to say disagreeable things to your intimates. The...
But friendship is the breathing rose, with sweets in every fold.
A good and true woman is said to resemble a Cremona fiddle: age but increases...
Knowledge like timber shouldn't be mush use till they are seasoned.
The mind, once expanded to the dimensions of larger ideas, never returns to its original...
Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimension.
I don't generally feel anything until noon, then it's time for my nap.
Insanity is often the logic of an accurate mind overtasked.
It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom...
A few can touch the magic string, and noisy fame is proud to win them:...
A man's mind stretched by a new idea can never go back to its original...
The first 10 years of a girls life is spent playing with barbies & the...
The well bred contradict other people. The wise contradict themselves.