The alleged power to charm down insanity, or ferocity in beasts, is a power behind the eye.
The best thing I know between France and England is the sea.
The manly part is to do with might and main what you can do.
The passages of Shakespeare that we most prize were never quoted until within this century.
The surest way to hit a woman's heart is to take aim kneeling.
The ugliest of trades have their moments of pleasure. Now, if I were a grave-digger, or even a hangman, there are some people I could work for with a great deal of enjoyment.
There is nothing settled in manners, but the laws of behaviour yield to the energy of the individual.
There is something about a wedding-gown prettier than in any other gown in the world.
Thought is the property of him who can entertain it, and of him who can adequately place it.
Too busy with the crowded hour to fear to live or die.