Victories that are cheap are cheap. Those only are worth having which come as the result of hard fighting.
There is no friendship, no love, like that of a mother for her child.
Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in our own sunshine
The ignorant classes are the dangerous classes.
Nothing dies so hard, or rallies so often, as intolerance
We never know the love of our parents for us until we have become parents.
There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child.
Remember God's bounty in the year. String the pearls of His favor. Hide the dark parts, except so far as they are breaking out in light! Give this one day to thanks, to joy, to gratitude!
Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made and forgot to put a soul into.
Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.
Ones best success comes after their greatest disappointments.
Clothes and manners do not make the man; but, when he is made, they greatly improve his appearance.
The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.
Greatness lies, not in being strong, but in the right using of strength.
God asks no man whether he will accept life. That is not the choice. You must take it. The only question is how.