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.
You have to live your life according to what comforts you, not what the rest of your family thinks you ought to be doing.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
Everything you can imagine is real.
Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.
Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.