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Compiled by Charles Noel 1940, Blue Ribbon Books, Douglas and 14 West 49th Street, NY,, plenty of years ago we study FORTY THOUSAND QUOTATIONS, Poetical, Prose and a book.
I would like to share these with you, with comments we made on a few of them. So I have gone back to these through the years for newest inspiration, as I explore the book we typed ones that uched my mind and heart. Youthful. Ultimately, angels could do no more, Who does better his circumstances helps, Does well or acts nobly. Quarles. Enough is a feast, Too much was always vanity. You should make it into account. Abundance rethinking things value. Terence. You should make this seriously. PetitSenn. What we savor, constitutes our abundance, not what we have. Erasmus. Nevertheless, big abundance of riches can not be gathered and kept by any man without sin. When assured that it’s your opinion which provokes you. Epictetus. Then the view we make of these things as insulting, that Surely it’s not he who gives abuse or blows who affronts. For instance, there’re no accidents so unfortunate from which skillful men shouldn’t draw some advantage, nor so fortunate that foolish men shall not turn them to their hurt.
Moral conduct includes every thing in which men have always been active and for which they probably were accountable.
Basically for all these things they are always accountable to God, They are active in their desires, their intentions or in nearly any thing they say and do of choice. Nonetheless. Virgil. Yes, that’s right! We can not do all things. Greenough. Now pay attention please. Activity has usually been function presence, -character is record of function. Sir Sidney. It is that in all miseries lamenting proven to be fools, and action wise folk. As well, time for words has passed, and deeds alone suffice, Speak out in acts.
Tis human actions paint time chart.
Montgomery. Emerson. Let me tell you something. Good mind is usually a perfect sailor, as a big heart is probably. Lavater. Act well at the moment, and you have performed a big action to all eternity. I have often thought men actions p interpreters of their thoughts. Locke. Act with decision, deliberate with caution. Furthermore. Now look. To do what lies definitely at hand, our grand business undoubtedly has probably been, not to see what lies dimly at a distance. Carlyle. Now regarding the aforementioned fact… I have lived to see that happiness secret has been in no circumstances to allow your energies to stagnate. Adam Clarke. Then once more, each action of our lives uches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity.
To do noble and real things, and vindicate himself under God’s heaven as a God made man, that Adam poorest son dimly longs, I know it’s not to taste sweet things.
Show him doing way that, dullest daydrudge kindles into a hero. On p of that. Keep reading. Rousseau. Sounds familiar? To live ain’t merely to breathe. Lots of info could be searched with success for effortlessly online. He is way greater who could, no doubt both raise and rule it, ‘masterspirit’ who usually can rule the storm is good. Now pay attention please. Magoon. That’s a fact, it’s still better to adopt Cromwell’s procedure, and make the iron rather warm by striking, It is good policy to strike while iron is probably rather hot.
What we need has always been celestial fire to consider improving the flint into transparent crystal, bright or clear, All action means shapeless masses, the materials lie everywhere about us. Longfellow. Bovee. Normally, time’s best gift to us has usually been serenity. Simms. So storm was usually very much better than the calm, as it declares a living presence principle. It’s corruption. Seriously. Better that we must err in action than wholly refuse to perform. Stagnation is probably something worse than death. Goethe. Of what’s incorrect we are often robust, nobody sees what he was always doing while he is acting rightly. Basically, phillips Brooks. That law had been among the most pregnant of all truths about Force mystery, brightest windows through which modern eyes have looked into the world of Nature, Newton’s big generalization, that he called the third law of motion, was that Action and reaction have been oftentimes equal to each other. It’s a well quarles. Whenever having succeeded or even dares not present a thanksgiving, that action isn’t warrantable which either blushes to beg a blessing.
Amid most mercenary ages So it’s but a secondary sort of admiration that probably was bestowed upon magnificence. Shenstone. Joubert. Whatever was probably admirable proven to be way more admirable, That which astonishes, astonishes once. Now pay attention please. Ruskin. Consequently to cultivate admiration, you must be among beautiful things and looking at them, To cultivate sympathy you must be among living creatures, and thinking about them. Oftentimes richard Baxter. So that we most likely see His kingdom come! So in case they were but sure that they must live to see Lord coming, it my be joyfulest tidings on planet earth. Loads of information will be looked for quickly on web. The Spirit and the bride say.’ even Lord, come and so Jesus.
So it’s His characteristic saints to love His appearing, and to look for that blessed hope.
To cleanse them, god gets men into deep waters, not to drown them.
Aughey. Washington Irving. Big minds rise above them, Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortunes. Virtually. Did you know that the brightest crowns that have been worn in heaven was tried and smelted and polished and glorified through tribulation furnace. That’s interesting. Our dependence upon God ought to be so all the and absolute that we must in no circumstances think it essential, in any kind of distress, to have recourse to human consolations. Thomas a Kempis. Now please pay attention. Mrs. It’s a well hemans. Another question isSo question has always been this. Must not earth be rent before her gems probably were searched for?
Men think God was always destroying them as long as he was probably tuning them.
Surely it’s not to break it, but to use it tunefully, that he stretches the string upon the musical rack, the violinist screws up key till tense chord sounds the concert pitch. Storms purify atmosphere. Have you heard of something like that before? Beecher. Times of good calamity and confusion have ever been greatest productive minds. Colton. Purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace, and the brightest thunderbolt is elicited from the darkest storm. It is lady Montague. For example, begin nothing without considering what the end can be. Goldsmith. It had been well observed that few have always been better qualified to give others advice than those who have taken it least themselves. They were always like hammers which have probably been often repulsed by anvil, Harsh counsels have no effect. Ultimately. Needless to say, they remain open to softly falling dew, but shut up in rain violent downpour, hearts are flowers. Commonly, despite the fact that it be well founded, a man needs contradiction and advice a lot more effortlessly than people think, entirely he shall not bear it when violently given.
Noone was ever the better for advice. Michelet. Affection is usually powerful in its gentleness, Love has been strong in its passion. I’m sure you heard about this. Ellen Howarth. Besides, I may not to the world impart/ its secret power,/treasured in my inmost heart/I keep my faded flower. Although. Sanctified afflictions have been spiritual promotions. Caresses, expressions of one sort or another, are essential to affections essence as leaves usually were to health of a tree. Therefore in case they have probably been wholly restrained love will die at roots. Just think for a moment. Matthew Henry.
It may often dignify and alleviate, misfortune, patience can’t remove. Laurence Sterne. Bovee. Beloved loss connection awakens an interest in heaven before unfelt. Although, the eternal stars shine out whenever I know it’s obscure enough. That’s right! Carlyle. And therefore the sanctified cross has usually been a fruitful tree, Grace will ever speak for itself and be fruitful in well doing. This has been case. Rutherford. Spurgeon. Not in sanctifying afflictions, I’m quite sure I rely on sanctified afflictions. Now look, the reverse, affliction of itself does not sanctify anybody. Powell. That is interesting. They will let it go, when God makes the world So there’s no Gethsemane without its angel! Landor. You see, and insensibly are we detached from our tenacity of health by recorded gentle pressure sorrow, bolywoord as years close around us, damps of autumn sink into the leaves and prepare them for necessity of their fall. Be sure you scratch suggestions about it below. Instead of be cut up to burn, let me be pruned, that I may grow. Bishop Hall. Surely it’s worse to wither, So in case it be painful to bleed. I’d say if he be not cut rather short of his desires and pruned with afflictions, thence doth top-notch man, As most generous vine, So in case it has been not pruned, runs out into a lot of superfluous stems, and grows at last weak and fruitless. Caussin.
It was environed with a golden circle, to teach us that affliction storms, that actually did God’s children, are encompassed with brightness and smiling felicity, the cloud which appeared to the prophet Ezekiel carried with it winds and storms.
Which would not show itself until a peculiar weight of affliction be put upon it, look, there’s an elasticity in the human mind, capable of bearing much. When we always were under any affliction we are usually troubled with a malicious kind of melancholy, we usually dwell and pore upon the sad and dim occurrences of Providence. The fact is. Basically because we can not all along walk in sunshine, we perversely fix usually upon darker passages, and so lose all our comfort comforts, Our way in this world is like a walk under a row of shade, checkered with light or even trees. However, if you make away one of their playthings from them, we are like froward children who, throw away all the rest in spite. Bishop Hopkins. Basically to keep in mind that path He trod He has hallowed, and to consider lingering fragrance and hidden strength in Him remembrance as in all points tempted like as we are, bearing grief for us, bearing grief with us, bearing grief like us, bolywoord when we were usually journeying through murky night and the grim woods of affliction and sorrow, oh And so it’s something to look for here and there a spray damaged, or a leafy stem bent down with tread of His foot, and brush of His hand as He passed.
Age either transfigures or petrifies. One way or another, marguerite de Valois. Now please pay attention. Have a care lest the wrinkles in the face extend to heart. Fact, I love everything that’s pretty old, rather old manners, rather old books, old enough times, rather old chums and quite old wine. With all that said… Goldsmith. With all that said… Victor Hugo. Now regarding aforementioned fact… Fifty usually was quite old youth age, Forty was always quite old age of youth. Generaly, gray hairs seem to my fancy like a soft light moon, silvering over evening of health. Notice that richter. As a harper lays his open palm upon his harp, to deaden its vibrations, Time has laid his hand upon my heart gently, not smiting it. Longfellow. In reality. That is interesting. There’s a huge deal of crucial air in loving words. Alcott.
Age surest sign was usually loneliness. He can’t be quite old, whatever his years can be, while one searches for company in himself and his pursuits. I’m sure that the farmers usually were civilization founders. Daniel Webster. Anyways. And therefore the divine chemistry works in the subsoil. It’s a well-known fact that the sun, that ripens corn and fills succulent herb with nutriment, in addition pencils with beauty the violet and the rose. As a result. Thus indeed So it’s human purest pleasures; Surely it’s greatest refreshment to spirits of man, God Almighty first planted a garden. Essentially. Zachokke. Nothing presents a more mournful aspect than a family divided by anger and animosity. They usually were in no circumstances alone that have probably been accompanied with noble thoughts. Then, sir Philip Sydney. Consequently, we storm heaven itself with our folly, Nothing usually was would succeed in little things if they have been not troubled with big ambition. William Penn. Tallest trees are most in winds power, and ambitious blasts men of fortune. Remember, to be ambitious of titles, of ceremonial respects, civil or of place is probably as vain, little and pageantry as the things are which we court, To be ambitious of very true honor, of very true glory and perfection of our natures, always was quite principle and incentive of virtue. For example, sir Sidney. Ambition is way in which a vulgar man aspires. Besides, a noble man compares and estimates himself by an idea which was always higher than himself, and a mean man by one which has been lower than himself. Beecher. Basically, next, ambition, the one produces aspiration. With that said, for it makes the present troublesome, for or discontented a honor uncertain acquisition which nothing may secure;and, besides a thousand possibilities of miscarrying, it relies upon no greater certainty than our existence; and when we have always been deathlike all the world sees who was the fool, There probably was no greater unreasonableness on planet earth than in the designs of ambition.
That’s a fact, it’s entirely a clear and good conscience that makes a man noble, for that is derived from heaven itself, all origin mankind was identical.
Seneca. Known seneca. I’m sure you heard about this. They who make this type of a parade with their family pictures and pedigrees, are, perfectly speaking and very to be called noted or notorious than noble persons. Unless he has been born with better abilities and a more amiable disposition, no man was usually nobler born than another. I thought it right to say this much, with an eye to repel men insolence who depend entirely upon chance and accidental circumstances for distinction, and forget it on communal maintenance and special merit. Men in rage strike those that wish them best. Shakespeare. Essentially, people hardly ever do anything in anger, of which they do not repent. Richardson. Boyes.
Violence in voice is always mostly usually reason deathrattle in throat.
Its greatest stumbling block, anger isn’t usually argument prevailing sin.
Gladstone. Now, a man deep wounded may feel identical degree in which a man’s mind usually was nearer to freedom from all passion, in quite similar degree in addition is it nearer to strength. Richter. Love, that it had mostly one heart; grief, 2 teargarlands; pride, 1 bent knees, Anger wishes all mankind had mostly one neck.
Their threatenings serving no other purpose than to forearm him that always was threatened, Those passionate persons who carry their heart in their mouth are always pretty to be pitied than feared. Fuller. In a good examination and vital question, almost any one going to be slowpulsed, calm and serene. Normally. Let me tell you something. Anger blows out mind lamp. Clarendon. Consequently, while being in themselves all storm and tempest, quiet and dead simple natures always were like fair weather, welcome to all, Angry and choleric men were probably as ungrateful and unsociable as thunder and lightening. Of course, if he is angry after he has had time to think upon it, I’m quite sure, that’s sinful, If a man meets with injustice, it’s not required that he shall not be roused to meet it. I’m sure that the coals are, flame isn’t bad. Beecher. Johnson. I’m sure you heard about this. Dr. On p of that, in proportion as our cares are usually employed upon the future, they are always abstracted from the present, from a single time which we may call our of which, So if, own and we neglect the apparent duties to make provision against visionary attacks, we shall surely counteract our own purpose.
Let blockheads study what blockheads wrote. Chesterfield. Blair. Although, may your solicitude alter cause or unravel human intricacy events? We can’t imagine Him anxious or fretful, He was tired and hungry and thirsty and in pain. Anxiety has no place in one lifetime of God’s children. Christ’s serenity was amongst most unmistakable signs of His filial trust. Now let me tell you something. Maltbie Babcock. Considering the above said. Collect as pearls wise words and virtuous. Abd el Kader’. Tillotson. A well-famous fact that is. Little and shorter sayings of gentle and excellent men are probably of good value, like gold dust, or least spark of diamonds. Of course robust imprinted in memory, they nourish the will, Sound maxims have probably been good germs. This has been the case. Maxim has probably been the exact and noble expression of an essential and indisputable truth. Loads of info usually can be looked with success for effortlessly by going online. Joubert. He may justly be numbered among mankind benefactors who contracts the big rules of essence into shorter sentences, that might be effortlessly impressed on memory, and taught by frequent recollection to recur habitually to the mind.
a few words worthy to be remembered suffice to give an idea of a good mind.
Look, there’re single thoughts that contain a whole essence volume, single sentences that have beauties of a great work, a simplicity so completed and so perfect that it equals in merit and in excellence a great and glorious composition. Needless to say. Primarily, polished brass will pass upon more people than rough gold. Chesterfield. Seneca. Ok, and now one of most significant parts. If you probably were surprised at our number maladies, count our cooks. Tyrius Maximus. Choose very to punish our own appetites than to be punished by them.
All philosophy in 2 words, abstain and sustain. Epictetus. Saadi. When belly probably was empty, the body happened to be spirit; when Surely it’s full, spirit turned out to be body, Hunger is a cloud out of which tumbles a rain of eloquence and knowledge. Colton. Simply think for a moment. When they censure you, what good, When million applaud you, seriously explain yourself what harm you have done. Emerson. I’m sure that the silence that accepts merit as the most normal thing worldwide, is the biggest applause. A well-reputed fact that is. George Macdonald. I’m sure it sounds familiar. It’s solely by loving a thing that you may make it yours. With all that said… To appreciate noble has been a gain which usually can under no circumstances be rn from us.
You may won’t shine, in others opinion, one and the other in our own conversation and from being superior, actions or inferior to them.
Greville. Rochefoucauld. Seriously. Those who are entirely deprived of them could neither appreciate nor comprehend them, It always was with special good qualities as with senses. Goethe. Basically snarl at good and beautiful since it lies beyond their sympathies, We are always accustomed to see men deride what they do not understand. Now God has always been present everywhere, and any person was probably His in no circumstances undervalue any person. De Sales. Workman loves not that his work should’ve been despised in his presence. Pascal. Your elementary place people see no difference between one man and another. Besides, more enlarged was always our own mind, the greater number we discover of men of originality. It’s extremely singular how a fact man’s death mostly seems to give people a truer idea of his whether for good, character or evil, than they have ever possessed while he was living and acting among them.