In all ranks of life the human heart yearns for the beautiful; and the beautiful things that God makes are his gift to all alike.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
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The past, the present and the future are really one: they are today.
A man builds a house in England with the expectation of living in it and leaving it to his children; we shed our houses in America as easily as a snail does his shell.
Whipping and abuse are like laudanum: you have to double the dose as the sensibilities decline.
I would not attack the faith of a heathen without being sure I had a better one to put in its place.
All places where women are excluded tend downward to barbarism; but the moment she is introduced, there come in with her courtesy, cleanliness, sobriety, and order.
It's a matter of taking the side of the weak against the strong, something the best people have always done.
To do common things perfectly is far better worth our endeavor than to do uncommon things respectably.