The world knows nothing of its greatest men.
More Quotes from Henry Taylor:Such souls, Whose sudden visitations daze the world, Vanish like lightning, but they leave behind A voice that in the distance far away Wakens the slumbering ages.
The hope, and not the fact, of advancement, is the spur to industry.
We figure to ourselves The thing we like and then we build it up, As chance will have it, on the rock or sand, For thought is tired of wandering o'er the world, And homebound Fancy runs her bark ashore.
He that lacks time to mourn, lacks time to mend. Eternity mourns that. 'T is an ill cure For life's worst ills, to have no time to feel them. Where sorrow 's held intrusive and turned out, There wisdom will not enter, nor true power, Nor aught that dignifies humanity.
An unreflected light did never yet Dazzle the vision feminine.
He who gives what he would as readily throw away, gives without generosity; for the essence of generosity is in self sacrifice.
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