Memory is not so brilliant as hope, but it is more beautiful, and a thousand times as true.
There are many men whose tongues might govern multitudes if they could govern their tongues.
When a young man complains that a young lady has no heart, it is a pretty certain sign that she has his.
What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than tedious disease.
Some people seem as if they can never have been children, and others seem as if they could never be anything else.
We are in favor of tolerance, but it is a very difficult thing to tolerate the intolerant and impossible to tolerate the intolerable.