Hannah More Quotes
Brief author info: Hannah More (1745-1833) English writer and philanthropist.
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In men this blunder still you find,- All think their little set mankind.
Trifles make the sum of human things, And half our misery from our foibles springs.
Outward attacks and troubles rather fix than unsettle the Christian, as tempests from without only serve to root the oak faster.
How goodness heightens beauty!
Imagination frames events unknown, In wild, fantastic shapes of hideous ruin, And what it fears creates.
Activity may lead to evil; but inactivity cannot be led to good.
Did not God Sometimes withhold in mercy what we ask, We should be ruined at our own request.
Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
A woman we love rarely satisfies all our needs, and we deceive her with a woman whom we do not love.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.