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.
There's a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line.
Every woman is wrong until she cries, and then she is right - instantly.
There are times when sorrow seems the only truth.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
Love is being stupid together.