Henry Ward Beecher
Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.
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Greatness lies, not in being strong, but in the right using of strength and strength is not used rightly when it serves only to carry a man above his fellows for his own solitary glory. He is the greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his own.
To become an able and successful man in any profession, three things are necessary, nature, study and practice.
God appoints our graces to be nurses to other men's weaknesses.
The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.
Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?
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.
The worst thing in this world, next to anarchy, is government.
Tears are often the telescope by which men see far into heaven.
The humblest individual exerts some influence, either for good or evil, upon others.
Law represents the effort of man to organize society governments, the efforts of selfishness to overthrow liberty.
Yeah, I mean the material, directors, the other cast, and if you think you can do something with the character then you do it and go from there. I am looking forward to doing some smaller movies.
Live truth instead of professing it.
I heard a definition once: Happiness is health and a short memory! I wish I'd invented it, because it is very true.
To attempt seeing Truth without knowing Falsehood. It is the attempt to see the Light without knowing the Darkness. It cannot be.
Salman Rushdie, indeed any writer who abuses the prophet or indeed any prophet under Islamic law, the sentence for that is actually death.
The enemy of society is middle class and the enemy of life is middle age.
Be more dedicated to making solid achievements than in running after swift but synthetic happiness.
Our age knows nothing but reaction, and leaps from one extreme to another.
They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing but sea.
I lead no party I follow no leader. I have given the best part of my life to careful study of Islam, its law and polity, its culture, its history and its literature.