History is the essence of innumerable biographies.
No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.
I have never taken any exercise except sleeping and resting.
Quarrels would not last so long if the fault lay only on one side.
Who can hope for nothing, should despair for nothing.
As he that fears God hears nothing else, so, he that sees God sees every thing else.
Roused by the lash of his own stubborn tail our lion now will foreign foes assail.
That best portion of a good man's life His little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love.
Nature is commonplace. Imitation is more interesting.
There is one way to handle the ignorant and malicious critic. Ignore him.
You punch me, I punch back. I do not believe it's good for ones self-respect to be a punching bag.
When the danger is past God is cheated.
By doing nothing we learn to do ill.