Man's mind once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimension.
Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809 - 1894)
Contributed by: Zaady
Each of us has to work out his salvation in his own way. The most that another can do is to be able to give a helping hand.
The best part of our knowledge is that which teaches us where knowledge leaves off and ignorance begins.
When the last reader reads no more.
Source: The Last Reader.
When lawyers take what they would give And doctors give what they would take.
Source: Latterday Warnings.
Little I ask; my wants are few, I only want a hut of stone, (A very plain brownstone will do,) That I may call my own.
Wake in our breast the living fires, The holy faith that warmed our sires; Thy hand hath made our nation free; To die for her is serving Thee.
Source: Army Hymn.
End of the wonderful one-hoss shay. Logic is logic. That's all I say.
Source: The Deacon’s Masterpiece
The mossy marbles rest On the lips that he has prest In their bloom; And the names he loved to hear Have been carved for many a year On the tomb.
Source: The Last Leaf.
Fame is the scentless sunflower, with gaudy crown of gold; But friendship is the breathing rose, with sweets in every fold.
Source: No Time like the old Time.
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