The one great principle of the English law is, to make business for itself.
His own heart laughed and that was quite enough for him.
It is no small thing, when they, who are so fresh from God, love us.
Poetry makes life what lights and music do the stage.
Once a gentleman, and always a gentleman.
Trifles make the sum of life.
The worst of all listeners is the man who does nothing but listen.
I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.
We must scrunch or be scrunched.
My guiding star always is, Get hold of portable property.
The civility which money will purchase, is rarely extended to those who have none.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
Throughout life, our worst weaknesses and meannesses are usually committed for the sake of the people we most despise.
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to, than I have ever known.
It is a hopeless endeavour to attract people to a theatre unless they can be first brought to believe that they will never get in.
Minds, like bodies, will often fall into a pimpled, Ill-conditioned state from mere excess of comfort.
A good uniform must work its way with the women, sooner or later.
There is a passion for hunting something deeply implanted in the human breast.
Life is like walking through Paradise with peas in your shoes.
Any man may be in good spirits and good temper when he's well dressed.
Facts alone are wanted in life. Plant nothing else, and root out everything else.
Train up a fig-tree in the way it should go, and when you are old sit under the shade of it.
You have been the last dream of my soul.
Love, though said to be afflicted with blindness, is a vigilant watchman.
In love of home, the love of country has its rise.
Love is in all things a most wonderful teacher.
A loving heart is the truest wisdom.
Procrastination is the thief of time. Collar him.
Never close your lips to those to whom you have opened your heart.
This is a world of action, and not for moping and droning in.