It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness; it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.
Kindness is a language the dumb can speak and the deaf can hear and understand.
Tearless grief bleeds inwardly.
Youth is too tumultuous for felicity; old age too insecure for happiness. The period most favorable to enjoyment, in a vigorous, fortunate, and generous life, is that between forty and sixty.
Dishonest people conceal their faults from themselves as well as others, honest people know and confess them.
A pleasant illusion is better than a harsh reality
A pleasant illusion is better than a harsh reality.
Panic is a sudden desertion of us, and a going over to the enemy of our imagination.
Heaven lent you a soul Earth will lend a grave.
Dishonest people conceal their faults from themselves as well as others, honest people know and confess them
It is only an error in judgment to make a mistake, but it shows infirmity of character to adhere to it when discovered.
Example has more followers than reason.
Earth took her shining station as a star, In Heaven's dark hall, high up the crowd of worlds.
We trifle when we assign limits to our desires, since nature hath set none.