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.
Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
Count your age by friends, not years Count your life by smiles, not tears.
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.