Love is life’s end, but never ending. Love is life’s wealth, never spent, but ever spending. Love’s life’s reward, rewarded in rewarding.
How gently rock yon poplars high Against the reach of primrose sky With heaven’s pale candles stored.
Man is the miracle in nature. God Is the One Miracle to man.
The world is put back by the death of every one who has to sacrifice the development of his or her peculiar gifts to conventionality.
Every cause produces more than one effect.
Resolved, that the women of this nation in 1876, have greater cause for discontent, rebellion and revolution than the men of 1776.
The older I get, the greater power I seem to have to help the world; I am like a snowball – the further I am rolled the more I gain.
Marriage: A word which should be pronounced ‘mirage’.
Now I’ve been free, I know what a dreadful condition slavery is. I have seen hundreds of escaped slaves, but I never saw one who was willing to go back and be a slave.
The wise man must remember that while he is a descendant of the past, he is a parent of the future.