Quotes By Rote

Read over your compositions, and wherever you meet with a passage which you think is particularly fine, strike it out.

~ Samuel Johnson

The dancing pair that simply sought renown,By holding out to tire each other downThe swain mistrustless of his smutted face,While secret laughter titter'd round the placeThe bashful virgin's side-long looks of love,The matrons glance that would those looks reproveThese were thy charms, sweet village sports like these,With sweet succession, taught e'en toil to pleaseThese were thy bowers their cheerful influence shed,These were thy charms -- but all these charms are fled.
~ Oliver Goldsmith

When you're young, the silliest notions seem the greatest achievements.
~ Pearl Bailey

A true friend knows your weaknesses but shows you your strengths feels your fears but fortifies your faith sees your anxieties but frees your spirit recognizes your disabilities but emphasizes your possibilities.
~ William Arthur Ward

The home is the chief school of human virtues.
~ William Ellery Channing

When you give yourself, you receive more than you give.
~ Antoine De Saint-Exupery


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