Where life is more terrible than death, it is then the truest valor to dare to live.
Quote by Thomas Browne
To believe only possibilities is not faith, but mere philosophy.
It is the common wonder of all men, how among so many million faces, there...
It is we that are blind, not fortune.
Life itself is but the shadow of death, and souls departed but the shadows of...
Life is a pure flame, and we live by an invisible sun within us.
Man is a noble animal, splendid in ashes, and pompous in the grave.
Be charitable before wealth makes you covetous.
Though it be in the power of the weakest arm to take away life, it...
Let age, not envy, draw wrinkles on thy cheeks.
Rough diamonds may sometimes be mistaken for worthless pebbles.
A man may be in as just possession of truth as of a city, and...
We all labor against our own cure, for death is the cure of all diseases.
As reason is a rebel to faith, so passion is a rebel to reason.
Forcible ways make not an end of evil, but leave hatred and malice behind them.
Obstinacy in a bad cause is but constancy in a good.
All things are artificial, for nature is the art of God.
We carry within us the wonders we seek without us.
Charity But how shall we expect charity towards others, when we are uncharitable to ourselves?...
There are mystically in our faces certain characters which carry in them the motto of...
Death is the cure for all diseases.