Toward no crimes have men shown themselves so cold- bloodedly cruel as in punishing differences of belief
Quote by James Russell Lowell
Joy comes, grief goes, we know not how
The foolish and the dead alone never change their opinions.
Such power there is in clear-eyed self-restraint.
The mind can weave itself warmly in the cocoon of its own thoughts, and dwell...
Let us be of good cheer, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those...
Solitude is as needful to the imagination as society is wholesome for the character.
Talent is that which is in a man's power; genius is that in whose power...
One thorn of experience is worth a whole wilderness of warning.
Poetry is something to make us wiser and better, by continually revealing those types of...
Every person born into this world their work is born with them.
Joy comes, grief goes, we know not how.
Not failure, but low aim, is crime.
Whatever you may be sure of, be sure of this - that you are dreadfully...
To educate the intelligence is to expand the horizon of its wants and desires.
Certainly it is no shame to a man that he should be as nice about...
I have always been of the mind that in a democracy manners are the only...
Reputation is only a candle, of wavering and uncertain flame, and easily blown out, but...
What a sense of security in an old book which time has criticized for us.
Where one person shapes their life by precept and example, there are a thousand who...
Who's not sat tense before his own heart's curtain.