Douglas Jerrold

1803 - 1857

A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on books, intuition, nations, proverbs, and sacred

Proverbs, like the sacred books of each nation, are the sanctuary of the intuitions.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: Compensation.

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on discontent and self-reliance

Discontent is the want of self-reliance: it is infirmity of will.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: see Ralph Waldo Emerson

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A Quote by Douglas Jerrold on earth, forgiveness, god, and heaven

God may forgive sins, he said, but awkwardness has no forgiveness in heaven or earth.

Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)

Source: Society and Solitude.

Contributed by: Zaady

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