Happiness in this world, when it comes, comes incidentally. Make it the object of pursuit,...
It is a curious subject of observation and inquiry, whether hatred and love be not...
You are the only person in the world that was ever necessary to me.
Love, whether newly born, or aroused from a deathlike slumber, must always create sunshine, filling...
Eager souls, mystics and revolutionaries, may propose to refashion the world in accordance with their...
Caresses, expressions of one sort or another, are necessary to the life of the affections...
The world owes all its onward impulses to men ill at ease. The happy man...
No man, for any considerable period, can wear one face to himself and another to...
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
Happiness is like a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but, if...
A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.
But this had been a sin of passion, not of principle, nor even purpose
A stale article, if you dip it in a good, warm, sunny smile, will go...
Let men tremble to win the hand of woman, unless they win along with it...
A woman's chastity consists, like an onion, of a series of coats.
The only sensible ends of literature are, first, the pleasurable toil of writing; second, the...
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Happiness is as a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but which,...