Get QuoteDark Inspirational Quotes App
All Quotes by author - Henry Ward Beecher
" A book is good company. It is full of conversation without loquacity. It comes to your longing with full instruction, but pursues you never. "
" A Christian is nothing but a sinful man who has put himself to school for Christ for the honest purpose of becoming better. "
" A church debt is the devil's salary. "
" A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life. "
" All ambitions are lawful except those that climb upward on the miseries or credulities of mankind. "
" All men are tempted. There is no man that lives that can't be broken down, provided it is the right temptation, put in the right spot. "
" A man's true state of power and riches is to be in himself. "
" A man that does not know how to be angry does not know how to be good. "
" A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It's jolted by every pebble on the road. "
Sense Of Humor
" A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves. "
" Beware of him who hates the laugh of a child. "
" Books are not made for furniture, but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house. "
" Books are not men and yet they stay alive. "
" Children are the hands by which we take hold of heaven. "
" Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they are going to catch you in next. "
" Clothes and manners do not make the man; but, when he is made, they greatly improve his appearance. "
" Compassion will cure more sins than condemnation. "
" Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures. "
" Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven. "
" Every man should keep a fair-sized cemetery in which to bury the faults of his friends. "
" Every tomorrow has two handles. We can take hold of it with the handle of anxiety or the handle of faith. "
" Every young man would do well to remember that all successful business stands on the foundation of morality. "
" Expedients are for the hour, but principles are for the ages. "
" Faith is spiritualized imagination. "
" Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made and forgot to put a soul into. "
" Gambling with cards or dice or stocks is all one thing. It's getting money without giving an equivalent for it. "
" God appoints our graces to be nurses to other men's weaknesses. "
" God asks no man whether he will accept life. That is not the choice. You must take it. The only choice is how. "
" God made man to go by motives, and he will not go without them, any more than a boat without steam or a balloon without gas. "
" God pardons like a mother, who kisses the offense into everlasting forgiveness. "
Check our other websites: