Almost all of our sorrows spring out of our relations with other people.
The very spring and root of honesty and virtue lie in good education.
The folly of mistaking a paradox for a discovery, a metaphor for a proof, a torrent of verbiage for a spring of capital truths, and oneself for an oracle, is inborn in us.
Many a genius has been slow of growth. Oaks that flourish for a thousand years do not spring up into beauty like a reed.
The little windflower, whose just opened eye is blue as the spring heaven it gazes at.
If Winter comes, can Spring be far behind?
My heart is in a world of water and crystal, My clothes are damp in this time of spring rains.
Life in cities is not a spring but a river, or rather, a water main. It progresses like a novel, artificially.
From labour health, from health contentment spring; contentment opes the source of every joy.
O, wind, if winter comes, can spring be far behind?