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.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.
A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.