Walter Savage Landor

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Walter Savage Landor

Consult duty not events.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I warmed both hands before the fire of life; It sinks, and I am ready to depart.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
No thoroughly occupied person was ever found really miserable.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
What is reading, but silent conversation.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Great men always pay deference to greater.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
We cannot be contented because we are happy, and we cannot be happy because we are contented.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Everything that looks to the future elevates human nature. Never is life so low or so little as when occupied with the present.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
We are no longer happy as soon as we wish to be happier.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
People, like nails, lose their effectiveness when they lose direction and begin to bend.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
There is nothing on earth divine except humanity.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
We think that we suffer from ingratitude, while in reality we suffer from self-love.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Prose on certain occasions can bear a great deal of poetry; on the other hand, poetry sinks and swoons under a moderate weight of prose.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
We talk on principal, but act on motivation.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
In argument, truth always prevails finally; in politics, falsehood always.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
An ingenuous mind feels in unmerited praise the bitterest reproof.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A solitude is the audience-chamber of God.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I strove with none; for none was worth my strife.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
My thoughts are my company; I can bring them together, select them, detain them, dismiss them.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Heat and animosity, contest and conflict, may sharpen the wits, although they rarely do; they never strengthen the understanding, clear the perspicacity, guide the judgment, or improve the heart.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The flame of anger, bright and brief, sharpens the barb of love.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The writing of the wise are the only riches our posterity cannot squander.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Wrong is but falsehood put in practice.More Walter Savage Landor [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Study is the bane of childhood, the oil of youth, the indulgence of adulthood, and a restorative in old age.More Walter Savage Landor [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Music is God's gift to man, the only art of Heaven given to earth, the only art of earth we take to Heaven.More Walter Savage Landor [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Everything that looks to the future elevates human nature.More Walter Savage Landor [03/12/2018 02:03:32]

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