Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Oh sleep It is a gentle thing, Beloved from pole to pole.
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Advice is like snow -- the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper in sinks into the mind.
Oh sleep! It is a gentle thing, Beloved from pole to pole.
He who begins by loving Christianity better than truth will proceed by loving his own sect or church better than Christianity, and end in loving himself better than all.
What comes from the heart goes to the heart.
If you would stand well with a great mind, leave him with a favorable impression of yourself if with a little mind, leave him with a favorable impression of himself.
Water, water, everywhere, And all the boards did shrink. Water, water everywhere, Nor any drop to drink.
There are three classes into which all the women past seventy that ever I knew were to be divided: 1. That dear old soul, 2. That old woman, 3. That old witch.
Poetry is certainly something more than good sense, but it must be good sense at all events just as a palace is more than a house, but it must be a house, at least.
Our quaint metaphysical opinions, in an hour of anguish, are like playthings by the bedside of a child deathly sick.
Language is the armory of the human mind, and at once contains the trophies of its past and the weapons of its future conquests.
Only actions give life strength only moderation gives it charm.
Opportunity expands when there is excellence and choice in education, when taxes are lowered, when every citizen has affordable, portable health insurance and when constitutional freedoms are preserved.
People who have time on their hands will inevitably waste the time of people who have work to do.
The fundament upon which all our knowledge and learning rests is the inexplicable.
Life is a uncomplete story.
It is remarkable by how much a pinch of malice enhances the penetrating power of an idea or an opinion. Our ears, it seems, are wonderfully attuned to sneers and evil reports about our fellow men.
We think the Mac will sell zillions, but we didn't build the Mac for anybody else. We built it for ourselves. We were the group of people who were going to judge whether it was great or not. We weren't going to go out and do market research. We just wanted to build the best thing we could build.
Love is not when you love someone without faults.
Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree,' probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.