Woman and men of retiring timidity are cowardly only in dangers which affect themselves, but […]
What makes old age so sad is not that our joys but our hopes cease.
We learn our virtues from our friends who love us; our faults from the enemy […]
Variety of mere nothings gives more pleasure than uniformity of something.
There is a joy in sorrow which none but a mourner can know.
There are souls in this world which have the gift of finding joy everywhere and […]
There are souls which fall from heaven like flowers, but ere they bloom are crushed […]
The words that a father speaks to his children in the privacy of home are […]
The miracle on earth are the laws of heaven.
The darkness of death is like the evening twilight; it makes all objects appear more […]