Love not the flower they pluck and know it not, And all their botany is Latin names.
Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)
Contributed by: Zaady
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
Nor mourn the unalterable Days That Genius goes and Folly stays.
Nor sequent centuries could hit Orbit and sum of Shakespeare's wit.
By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.
Source: Quotation and Originality.
Earth is here so kind, that just tickle her with a hoe and she laughs with a harvest.
Source: A Land of Plenty [Australia].
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There 's no god dare wrong a worm.
Fine manners need the support of fine manners in others.
Good is a good doctor, but Bad is sometimes a better.
Source: Considerations by the Way.
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force; that thoughts rule the world.
Source: Progress of Culture. Phi Beta Kappa Address, July 18, 1867.
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