Henry Ward Beecher
The dog was created specially for children. He is a god of frolic.
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Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?
The unthankful heart... discovers no mercies but let the thankful heart sweep through the day and, as the magnet finds the iron, so it will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings!
Good nature is worth more than knowledge, more than money, more than honor, to the persons who possess it.
Faith is spiritualized imagination.
I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.
Laughter is day, and sobriety is night a smile is the twilight that hovers gently between both, more bewitching than either.
Theology is a science of mind applied to God.
There are joys which long to be ours. God sends ten thousands truths, which come about us like birds seeking inlet but we are shut up to them, and so they bring us nothing, but sit and sing awhile upon the roof, and then fly away.
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.
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.
My mom is at my house every day, and she nags me about everything, especially hygiene.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
Think of what happened after 9/11, the minute before there was any assessment, there was glee in the administration because now we can invade Iraq, and so the war drums beat.
There is nothing in the world so much admired as a man who knows how to bear unhappiness with courage.
What other people think of me is none of my business.
Close elections tend to break toward the challenger because undecided voters - having held out so long against the incumbent - are by nature looking for change.
We're going to be able to ask our computers to monitor things for us, and when certain conditions happen, are triggered, the computers will take certain actions and inform us after the fact.
Frequent worshippers are also significantly more active citizens. They are more likely to belong to community organizations, especially those concerned with young people, health, arts and leisure, neighborhood and civic groups and professional associations.
I make movies that nobody will see. I've made movies that even I have never seen.
Big companies are like marching bands. Even if half the band is playing random notes, it still sounds kind of like music. The concealment of failure is built into them.