Henry Ward Beecher
Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.
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The Church is not a gallery for the exhibition of eminent Christians, but a school for the education of imperfect ones.
Laughter is not a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is the best ending for one.
When a nation's young men are conservative, its funeral bell is already rung.
God asks no man whether he will accept life. That is not the choice. You must take it. The only choice is how.
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.
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.
To become an able and successful man in any profession, three things are necessary, nature, study and practice.
The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.
The soul without imagination is what an observatory would be without a telescope.
The advertisements in a newspaper are more full knowledge in respect to what is going on in a state or community than the editorial columns are.
Love is the greatest refreshment in life.
If men would consider not so much wherein they differ, as wherein they agree, there would be far less of uncharitableness and angry feeling.
Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you're going to live your life.
If I designed a computer with 200 chips, I tried to design it with 150. And then I would try to design it with 100. I just tried to find every trick I could in life to design things real tiny.
Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.
In olden times sacrifices were made at the altar - a practice which is still continued.
Not much shocked me. You know, I worked in a home for Alzheimer's patients and my dad used to be really into murders and stuff, so I saw dead bodies. It desensitised me to a lot of things.
True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity, before it is entitled to the appellation.
Admiration of the proletariat, like that of dams, power stations, and aeroplanes, is part of the ideology of the machine age.
Roosevelt's declaration that Americans had 'nothing to fear but fear itself' was a glorious piece of inspirational rhetoric and just as gloriously wrong.