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