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.
Everything you can imagine is real.
The time we waste trying to find out what life is all about could be spent loving someone and finding out.
Sometimes things fall apart so that better things can fall together.
Before marriage, a girl has to make love to a man to hold him. After marriage, she has to hold him to make love to him.
There's a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line.