We look forward to the time when the power to love will replace the love of power. Then will our world know the blessings of peace.
Quote by William Ellery Channing
Our faith comes in moments; our vice is habitual
We look forward to the time when the power to love will replace the love...
The world is governed by opinion.
The best books for a man are not always those which the wise recommend, but...
Each of us is meant to have a character all our own, to be what...
Ideas are the mightiest influence on earth. One great thought breathed into a man may...
Grandeur of character lies wholly in force of soul, that is, in the force of...
We smile at the ignorance of the savage who cuts down the tree in order...
The office of government is not to confer happiness, but to give men the opportunity...
Error is discipline through which we advance.
Every man is a volume if you know how to read him.
The great hope of society is in individual character.
To live content with small means; to seek elegance rather than luxury, and refinement rather...
All noble enthusiasms pass through a feverish stage, and grow wiser and more serene.
It is not the quantity but the quality of knowledge which determines the mind's dignity.
The home is the chief school of human virtues.
It is far more important to me to preserve an unblemished conscience than to compass...
Undoubtedly a man is to labor to better his condition, but first to better himself.
The reveries of youth, in which so much energy is wasted, are the yearnings of...
How easy to be amiable in the midst of happiness and success.