Humankind Quotations


What troubles men lay up for want of a little energy and precision! — Journal, 16 September 1859—Journal, 16 September 1859
Why is it that in the lives of men we hear more of the dark wood than the sunny pastures? — Journal, 29 October 1857—Journal, 29 October 1857
You cannot rob a man of anything which he will miss. — Journal,  5 July 1840—Journal,  5 July 1840
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