Henry Ward Beecher
Mirth is the sweet wine of human life. It should be offered sparkling with zestful life unto God.
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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.
It is not the going out of port, but the coming in, that determines the success of a voyage.
A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It's jolted by every pebble on the road.
In this world it is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.
We sleep, but the loom of life never stops, and the pattern which was weaving when the sun went down is weaving when it comes up in the morning.
Well married a person has wings, poorly married shackles.
Gambling with cards or dice or stocks is all one thing. It's getting money without giving an equivalent for it.
Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made and forgot to put a soul into.
Theology is a science of mind applied to God.
Painting is a faith, and it imposes the duty to disregard public opinion.
We must reinvent a future free of blinders so that we can choose from real options.
I believe we are on an irreversible trend toward more freedom and democracy - but that could change.
I exercise every morning. I do light weights - 5lb and 10lb arm exercises - and then lie and lift my arms and legs. It's all about keeping core strength. I do a lot of stretching too.
Happiness is dependent on self-discipline. We are the biggest obstacles to our own happiness. It is much easier to do battle with society and with others than to fight our own nature.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
I think music is the greatest art form that exists, and I think people listen to music for different reasons, and it serves different purposes. Some of it is background music, and some of it is things that might affect a person's day, if not their life, or change an attitude. The best songs are the ones that make you feel something.
Corn is an efficient way to get energy calories off the land and soybeans are an efficient way of getting protein off the land, so we've designed a food system that produces a lot of cheap corn and soybeans resulting in a lot of cheap fast food.
The considerations of a corporation, especially now, have nothing to do with art or music.
Every wise, just, and mild government, by rendering the condition of its subjects easy and secure, will always abound most in people, as well as in commodities and riches.