William Howells

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William Howells

William Howells

A man never sees all that his mother has been to him until it's too late to let her know that he sees it.More William Howells [08/31/2011 08:08:35]
How is it the great pieces of good luck fall to us?More William Howells [08/31/2011 08:08:44]
If we like a man's dream, we call him a reformer; if we don't like his dream, we call him a crank.More William Howells [08/31/2011 08:08:54]
In Europe life is histrionic and dramatized, and in America, except when it is trying to be European, it is direct and sincere.More William Howells [08/31/2011 08:08:00]
Is it worth while to observe that there are no Venetian blinds in Venice?More William Howells [08/31/2011 08:08:11]
Primitive societies without religion have never been found.More William Howells [08/31/2011 08:08:30]
The conqueror is regarded with awe; the wise man commands our respect; but it is only the benevole t man that wins our affection.More William Howells [08/31/2011 08:08:07]
The secret of the man who is universally interesting is that he is universally interested. More William Howells [08/31/2011 08:08:18]
There will presently be no room in the world for things; it will be filled up with the advertisements of things. More William Howells [08/31/2011 08:08:23]
Tomorrow I shall be sixty-nine, but I do not seem to care. I did not start the affair, and I have not been consulted about it at any step. More William Howells [08/31/2011 08:08:29]
Wisdom and goodness are twin-born, one heart must hold both sisters, never seen apart. More William Howells [08/31/2011 08:08:47]
You'll find as you grow older that you weren't More William Howells [08/31/2011 08:08:58]
You'll find as you grow older that you weren't born such a great while ago after all. The time shortens up.More William Howells [08/31/2011 08:08:05]
Inequality is as dear to the American heart as liberty itselfMore William Howells [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The little wind that hardly shook
The silver of the sleeping brook
Blew the gold hair about her eyes,--
A mystery of mysteries.
So he must often pause, and stoop,
An all the wanton ringlets loop
Behind her dainty ear--emprise
Of slow event and many sighs.More William Howells [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Out of the fragrant heart of bloom,
The bobolinks are singing;
Out of the fragrant heart of bloom
The apple-tree whispers to the room,
"Why art thou but a nest of gloom
While the bobolinks are singing?"More William Howells [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Is it the shrewd October wind
Brings the tears into her eyes?
Does it blow so strong that she must fetch
Her breath in sudden sighs?More William Howells [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Commemoration of Theodore of Tarsus, Archbishop of Canterbury, 690 If I lay waste and wither up with doubt The blessed fields of heaven where once my Faith possessed itself serenely safe from death; If I deny things past finding out; Or if I orphan my own soul from One That seemed a Father, and make void the place Within me where He dwelt in Power and Grace, What do I gain by what I have undone?More William Howells [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Some people can stay longer in an hour than others can in a week.More William Howells [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Her mouth is a honey-blossom, No doubt, as the poet sings; But within her lips, the petals, Lurks a cruel bee that stings.More William Howells [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What the American public wants in the theater is a tragedy with a happy ending.More William Howells [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is the still small voice that the soul heeds; not the deafening blasts of doom.More William Howells [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You'll find as you grow older that you weren't born such a great while ago after all. The time shortens up.More William Howells [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The secret of a man who is universally interesting is that he is universally interested.More William Howells [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The difficulty is to know conscience from self-interest.More William Howells [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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