Henry Ward Beecher
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Young love is a flame very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.
Well married a person has wings, poorly married shackles.
Faith is spiritualized imagination.
It is one of the severest tests of friendship to tell your friend his faults. So to love a man that you cannot bear to see a stain upon him, and to speak painful truth through loving words, that is friendship.
Pride slays thanksgiving, but a humble mind is the soil out of which thanks naturally grow. A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves.
We should not judge people by their peak of excellence but by the distance they have traveled from the point where they started.
I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.
The world's battlefields have been in the heart chiefly more heroism has been displayed in the household and the closet, than on the most memorable battlefields in history.
The dog is the god of frolic.
To become an able and successful man in any profession, three things are necessary, nature, study and practice.
To insure the adoration of a theorem for any length of time, faith is not enough, a police force is needed as well.
Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will.
A man who goes to bed with an itching anus must surely wake up with a smelling fingers.
Traditional marriage is what should be sanctioned.
In an age when the fashion is to be in love with yourself, confessing to be in love with somebody else is an admission of unfaithfulness to one's beloved.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.
Money isn't a major motivating force in my life. Nor is my profession. There are other things that I care more about than being an actor.
You know, I don't think any mother aims to be a single mom. I didn't wish for that, but it happened.
When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the universe.
Defense is a definite part of the game, and a great part of defense is learning to play it without fouling.