Mystery is another name for our ignorance; if we were omniscient, all would be perfectly...
Credulity is belief in slight evidence, with no evidence, or against evidence
We weep over the graves of infants and the little ones taken from us by...
Sinful and forbidden pleasures are like poisoned bread; they may satisfy appetite for the moment,...
To be good, we must do good; and by doing good we take a sure...
We haven't got the power to destroy the planet -- or to save it. But...
The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind; to...
Accuracy of statement is one of the first elements of truth; inaccuracy is a near...
Thoughts lead on to purpose, purpose leads on to actions, actions form habits, habits decide...
Seek happiness for its own sake, and you will not find it; seek for duty,...
The secret of a good memory is attention, and attention to a subject depends upon...
Some men are born old, and some men never seem so. If we keep well...
Facts are God's arguments; we should be careful never to misunderstand or pervert them
Age does not depend upon years, but upon temperament and health. Some men are born...
Whoever in prayer can say, Our Father, acknowledges and should feel the brotherhood of the...
Mystery is but another name for ignorance; if we were omniscient, all would be perfectly...
One of the great lessons the fall of the leaf teaches, is this: do your...
People never improve unless they look to some standard or example higher or better than...