Henry Ward Beecher Quotes

Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Categories: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
love-is-the-river-of-life-in-the-world
love-cannot-endure-indifference-it-needs-to-be-wanted-like-a-lamp-it-needs-to-be-fed-out-of-the-oil-of-anothers-heart-or-its-flame-burns-low
we-never-know-the-love-of-a-parent-till-we-become-parents-ourselves
success-is-full-of-promise-till-one-gets-it-and-then-it-seems-like-a-nest-from-which-the-bird-has-flown
it-is-not-the-going-out-of-port-but-the-coming-in-that-determines-the-success-of-a-voyage
hold-yourself-responsible-for-a-higher-standard-than-anybody-expects-of-you-never-excuse-yourself
there-is-no-friendship-no-love-like-that-of-the-parent-for-the-child
gratitude-is-the-fairest-blossom-which-springs-from-the-soul
the-art-of-being-happy-lies-in-the-power-of-extracting-happiness-from-common-things
the-dog-is-the-god-of-frolic
flowers-are-the-sweetest-things-god-ever-made-and-forgot-to-put-a-soul-into
every-artist-dips-his-brush-in-his-own-soul-and-paints-his-own-nature-into-his-pictures
the-church-is-not-a-gallery-for-the-exhibition-of-eminent-christians-but-a-school-for-the-education-of-imperfect-ones
a-person-without-a-sense-of-humor-is-like-a-wagon-without-springs-its-jolted-by-every-pebble-on-the-road
the-soul-without-imagination-is-what-an-observatory-would-be-without-a-telescope
the-mothers-heart-is-the-childs-schoolroom
we-sleep-but-the-loom-of-life-never-stops-and-the-pattern-which-was-weaving-when-the-sun-went-down-is-weaving-when-it-comes-up-in-the-morning
the-babe-at-first-feeds-upon-the-mothers-bosom-but-it-is-always-on-her-heart
our-sweetest-experiences-of-affection-are-meant-to-point-us-to-that-realm-which-is-the-real-and-endless-home-of-the-heart
never-forget-what-a-man-says-to-you-when-he-is-angry
clothes-and-manners-do-not-make-the-man-but-when-he-is-made-they-greatly-improve-his-appearance
now-comes-the-mystery
children-are-unpredictable-you-never-know-what-inconsistency-they-are-going-to-catch-you-in-next
ignorance-is-the-womb-of-monsters
success-is-full-of-promise-till-a-man-gets-it-and-then-it-is-last-years-nest-from-which-the-birds-have-flown
there-is-no-slave-out-of-heaven-like-a-loving-woman-and-of-all-loving-women-there-is-no-such-slave-as-a-mother
we-never-know-the-love-of-our-parents-for-us-till-we-have-become-parents
the-difference-between-perseverance-and-obstinacy-is-that-one-often-comes-from-a-strong-will-and-the-other-from-a-strong-wont
the-sun-does-not-shine-for-a-few-trees-and-flowers-but-for-the-wide-worlds-joy
do-not-look-back-on-happiness-or-dream-of-it-in-the-future-you-are-only-sure-of-today-do-not-let-yourself-be-cheated-out-of-it
pushing-any-truth-out-very-far-you-are-met-by-a-countertruth
selfishness-is-that-detestable-vice-which-no-one-will-forgive-in-others-and-no-one-is-without-in-himself
no-man-is-sane-who-does-not-know-how-to-be-insane-on-the-proper-occasions
despondency-is-ingratitude-hope-is-gods-worship
next-to-ingratitude-the-most-painful-thing-to-bear-is-gratitude
your-greatest-pleasure-is-that-which-rebounds-from-hearts-that-you-have-made-glad
a-helping-word-to-one-in-trouble-is-often-like-a-switch-on-a-railroad-track-an-inch-between-wreck-and-smooth-rolling-prosperity
the-body-is-like-a-piano-and-happiness-is-like-music-it-is-needful-to-have-the-instrument-in-good-order
no-man-is-such-a-conqueror-as-the-man-who-has-defeated-himself
you-have-come-into-a-hard-world-i-know-of-only-one-easy-place-in-it-and-that-is-the-grave
blessed-are-the-happiness-makers-blessed-are-they-who-know-how-to-shine-on-ones-gloom-with-their-cheer
happiness-is-not-the-end-of-life-character-is
the-last-person-one-wants-to-be-is-themselves-sadly-that-is-the-best-person-to-be
expedients-are-for-the-hour-principles-for-the-ages
riches-without-law-are-more-dangerous-than-is-poverty-without-law
you-cannot-sift-out-the-poor-from-the-community-the-poor-are-indispensable-to-the-rich
a-church-debt-is-the-devils-salary
the-test-of-christian-character-should-be-that-a-man-is-a-joybearing-agent-to-the-world
if-a-man-cannot-be-a-christian-in-the-place-where-he-is-he-cannot-be-a-christian-anywhere
there-are-many-persons-who-look-on-sunday-as-a-sponge-to-wipe-out-the-sins-of-the-week
god-will-not-love-thee-less-because-men-love-thee-more
keep-a-fairsized-cemetery-in-your-back-yard-in-which-to-bury-the-faults-of-your-friends
compassion-will-cure-more-sins-than-condemnation
children-are-the-hands-by-which-we-take-hold-of-heaven
half-the-spiritual-difficulties-that-men-and-women-suffer-arise-from-a-morbid-state-of-health
the-overweening-selfrespect-of-conceited-men-relieves-others-from-the-duty-of-respecting-them-at-all
a-forgiveness-ought-to-be-like-a-canceled-note-torn-in-two-and-burned-up-so-that-it-never-can-be-shown-against-the-man
it-is-easier-to-ask-forgiveness-than-permission
repentance-is-another-name-for-aspiration
repentance-may-begin-instantly-but-reformation-often-requires-a-sphere-of-years
doctrine-is-nothing-but-the-skin-of-truth-set-up-and-stuffed
no-coffee-can-be-good-in-the-mouth-that-does-not-first-send-a-sweet-offering-of-odor-to-the-nostrils
the-philosophy-of-one-century-is-the-common-sense-of-the-next
there-are-three-schoolmasters-for-everybody-that-will-employ-them-the-senses-intelligent-companions-and-books
books-are-not-made-for-furniture-but-there-is-nothing-else-that-so-beautifully-furnishes-a-house
the-worst-thing-in-the-world-next-to-anarchy-is-government
flowers-are-the-sweetest-things-that-god-ever-made-and-forgot-to-put-a-soul-into
defeat-is-a-school-in-which-truth-always-grows-strong
in-things-pertaining-to-enthusiasm-no-man-is-sane-who-does-not-know-how-to-be-insane-on-proper-occasions
work-is-not-the-curse-but-drudgery-is
it-is-not-work-that-kills-men-it-is-worry-worry-is-rust-upon-the-blade
conscience-is-the-frame-of-character-and-love-is-the-covering-for-it
greatness-lies-not-in-being-strong-but-in-the-right-using-of-strength
the-real-man-is-one-who-always-finds-excuses-for-others-but-never-excuses-himself
god-makes-life-fertile-by-disappointments-as-he-makes-ground-fertile-by-frosts
liberty-is-souls-right-to-breathe-when-it-cannot-take-long-breath-laws-are-girdled-too-tight-henry-ward-beecher
the-soul-is-often-hungrier-than-body-no-shop-can-sell-it-food-henry-ward-beecher
what-could-make-me-love-my-fellow-christian-better-than-to-see-that-god-loves-us-all-as-we-were-all-one-soul-henry-ward-beecher
god-plants-no-yearning-in-human-soul-that-he-does-not-intend-to-satisfy-henry-ward-beecher
repentance-is-turning-soul-from-way-midnight-to-point-coming-sun-henry-ward-beecher
the-sphere-that-is-deepest-most-unexplored-most-unfathomable-wonder-glory-gods-thought-hand-is-our-own-soul-henry-ward-beecher
fear-is-souls-signal-for-rallying-henry-ward-beecher
reason-is-permanent-blessing-god-to-soul-without-it-there-can-be-no-large-religion-henry-ward-beecher
refinement-is-lifting-ones-self-upwards-from-merely-sensual-effort-soul-to-etherealize-common-wants-uses-life-henry-ward-beecher
by-religion-i-mean-perfected-manhood-quickening-soul-by-influence-divine-spirit-henry-ward-beecher