We give advice by the bucket, but take it by the grain.
He who has no wish to be happier is the happiest of men.
Apothegms are portable wisdom, the quintessential extracts of thought and feelings.
Men often make up in wrath what they want in reason
What is the highest secret to victory and peace? To will what God wills, and strike a league with destiny.
Proverbs are mental gems gathered in the diamond districts of the mind
The line of life is a ragged diagonal between duty and desire.
Public opinion is a second conscience.
To appreciate and use correctly a valuable maxim requires a genius; a vital appropriating exercise of mind closely allied to that which first created it
A crowd always thinks with its sympathy, never with its reason
Words of love, are works of love.
Proverbs are mental gems gathered in the diamond fields of the mind.
After every storm the sun will smile; for every problem there is a solution, and the soul's indefeasible duty is to be of good cheer.
The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel; its poverty by how little.