We all admire the wisdom of people who come to us for advice.
Quote by Arthur Helps
Experience is the extract of suffering.
What a blessing this smoking is! Perhaps the greatest that we owe to the discovery...
It has always appeared to me, that there is so much to be done in...
A mixture of admiration and pity is one of the surest recipes for affection.
Strength is born in the deep silence of long-suffering hearts; not amid joy.
Reading is sometimes an ingenious device for avoiding thought
Keep your feet on the ground, but let your heart soar as high as it...
The sense of danger is never, perhaps, so fully apprehended as when the danger has...
A man's action is only a picture book of his creed.
There are no better cosmetics than a severe temperance and purity, modesty and humility, a...
Those who never philosophized until they met with disappointments, have mostly become disappointed philosophers
Everywhere I have sought rest and not found it, except sitting in a corner by...
In a balanced organization, working towards a common objective, there is success.
The man of the house can destroy the pleasure of the household, but he cannot...
Choose an author as you choose a friend.
An official man is always an official man, and he has a wild belief in...
Is boredom anything less than the sense of one's faculties slowly dying?
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
There's a lot more power in calm than in vituperation.
The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.