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.
A woman we love rarely satisfies all our needs, and we deceive her with a woman whom we do not love.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.