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Quote Left Quiet and sincere sympathy is often the most welcome and efficient consolation to the afflicted. Said a wise man to one in deep sorrow, 'I did not come to comfort you; God only can do that; but I did come to say how deeply and tenderly I feel for you in your affliction'. Quote Right
Quote Left Accuracy of statement is one of the first elements of truth; inaccuracy is a near kin to falsehood. Quote Right
Quote Left Quiet and sincere sympathy is often the most welcome and efficient consolation to the afflicted. Said a wise man to one in deep sorrow, I did not come to comfort you God only can do that but I did come to say how deeply and tenderly I feel for you in your affliction. Quote Right
Quote Left High aims form high characters, and great objects bring out great minds. Quote Right
Quote Left Compromise is but the sacrifice of one right or good in the hope of retaining another -- too often ending in the loss of both. Quote Right
Quote Left Every parting is a form of death, as every reunion is a type of heaven. Quote Right
Quote Left The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind to train it to the use of its own powers, rather than fill it with the accumulation of others. Quote Right
Quote Left Where duty is plain, delay is both foolish and hazardous where it is not, delay may provide both wisdom and safety. Quote Right
Quote Left Where duty is plain, delay is both foolish and hazardous; where it is not, delay may provide both wisdom and safety. Quote Right
Quote Left Anxiety is the poison of human life; the parent of many sins and of more miseries. In a world where everything is doubtful, and where we may be disappointed, and be blessed in disappointment, why this restless stir and commotion of mind? Can it alter the cause, or unravel the mystery of human events? Quote Right
Quote Left Science has sometimes been said to be opposed to faith, and inconsistent with it. But all science, in fact, rests on a basis of faith, for it assumes the permanence and uniformity of natural laws -- a thing which can never be demonstrated. Quote Right
Quote Left Any act often repeated soon forms a habit; and habit allowed, steady gains in strength, At first it may be but as a spider's web, easily broken through, but if not resisted it soon binds us with chains of steel. Quote Right
Quote Left Right actions in the future are the best apologies for bad actions in the past. Quote Right
Quote Left Between two evils, choose neither; between two goods, choose both. Quote Right
Quote Left To waken interest and kindle enthusiasm is the sure way to teach easily and successfully. Quote Right
Quote Left Never be so brief as to become obscure. Quote Right
Quote Left To be good, we must do good and by doing good we take a sure means of being good, as the use and exercise of the muscles increase their power. Quote Right
Quote Left Thoughts lead on to purposes purposes go forth in action actions form habits habits decide character and character fixes our destiny. Quote Right
Quote Left To be good, we must do good; and by doing good we take a sure means of being good, as the use and exercise of the muscles increase their power. Quote Right
Quote Left If you would thoroughly know anything, teach it to others. Quote Right
Quote Left He who can suppress a moment's anger may prevent a day of sorrow. Quote Right
Quote Left He that never changes his opinions, never corrects his mistakes, will never be wiser on the morrow than he is today. Quote Right
Quote Left Facts are God's arguments; we should be careful never to misunderstand or pervert them. Quote Right
Quote Left The secret of a good memory is attention, and attention to a subject depends upon our interest in it. We rarely forget that which has made a deep impression on our minds. Quote Right
Quote Left Mystery is another name for our ignorance; if we were omniscient, all would be perfectly plain Quote Right
Quote Left Between two evils, choose neither between two goods, choose both. Quote Right