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Walter Savage Landor Quotes

May you find comfort and joy in these encouraging quotes by Walter Savage Landor.

We talk on principal, but act on motivation.
- Walter Savage Landor

There is nothing on earth divine except humanity.
- Walter Savage Landor

We often fancy that we suffer from ingratitude,
while in reality we suffer from self-love.
- Walter Savage Landor

Music is God's gift to man, the only art of Heaven given to earth,
the only art of earth we take to Heaven.
- Walter Savage Landor

 

The wise become as the unwise in the enchanted chambers of Power,
whose lamps make every face the same colour.
- Walter Savage Landor

The flame of anger, bright and brief,
sharpens the barb of love.
- Walter Savage Landor

Prose on certain occasions can bear a great deal of poetry;
on the other hand,
poetry sinks and swoons under a moderate weight of prose.
- Walter Savage Landor

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An ingenuous mind feels in unmerited praise the bitterest reproof.
- Walter Savage Landor

Many laws as certainly make bad men,
as bad men make many laws.
- Walter Savage Landor

Truth, like the juice of the poppy, in small quantities,
calms men; in larger, heats and irritates them,
and is attended by fatal consequences in excess.
- Walter Savage Landor

Every sect is a moral check on its neighbour.
Competition is as wholesome in religion as in commerce.
- Walter Savage Landor

Consult duty not events.
- Walter Savage Landor

We think that we suffer from ingratitude,
while in reality we suffer from self-love.
- Walter Savage Landor

There is no easy path leading out of life,
and few easy ones that lie within it.
- Walter Savage Landor

No ashes are lighter than those of incense,
and few things burn out sooner.
- Walter Savage Landor

The writing of the wise are the only riches our posterity cannot squander.
- Walter Savage Landor

Ambition has but one reward for all:
A little power,
a little transient fame; A grave to rest in,
and a fading name!
- Walter Savage Landor

Great men always pay deference to greater.
- Walter Savage Landor

A man's vanity tells him what is honor,
a man's conscience what is justice.
- Walter Savage Landor

Study is the bane of childhood, the oil of youth,
the indulgence of adulthood, and a restorative in old age.
- Walter Savage Landor

We cannot be contented because we are happy,
and we cannot be happy because we are contented.
- Walter Savage Landor

Goodness does not more certainly make men happy than
happiness makes them good.
- Walter Savage Landor

Everything that looks to the future elevates human nature.
- Walter Savage Landor

No thoroughly occupied person was ever found really miserable.
- Walter Savage Landor

My thoughts are my company; I can bring them together,
select them, detain them, dismiss them.
- Walter Savage Landor

A solitude is the audience-chamber of God.
- Walter Savage Landor

I strove with none; for none was worth my strife.
- Walter Savage Landor

Men, like nails, lose their usefulness when they lose
their direction and begin to bend.
- Walter Savage Landor

Delay in justice is injustice.
- Walter Savage Landor

Even the weakest disputant is made so conceited by what he calls religion,
as to think himself wiser than the wisest who think differently from him.
- Walter Savage Landor

Ambition is but avarice on stilts, and masked.
- Walter Savage Landor

We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier.
- Walter Savage Landor

In argument, truth always prevails finally;
in politics,
falsehood always.
- Walter Savage Landor

People, like nails, lose their effectiveness when they
lose direction and begin to bend.
- Walter Savage Landor

The Siren waits thee, singing song for song.
- Walter Savage Landor

Great men lose somewhat of their greatness by being near us;
ordinary men gain much.
- Walter Savage Landor

There is delight in singing, though none hear beside the singer.
- Walter Savage Landor

Talk not of the river or lake
To those who have looked on the sea.
- Ella Wheeler Wilcox

If you talk to a man in a language he understands,
that goes to his head.
If you talk to him in his language,
that goes to his heart.
- Nelson Mandela

It isn't enough to talk about peace.
One must believe in it.
And it isn't enough to believe in it.
One must work at it.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece.
I challenge you to join the ranks of those people
who live what they teach, who walk their talk.
- Tony Robbins

If you love it enough, anything will talk with you.
- George Washington Carver

Talk not of wasted affection;
affection never was wasted.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Don't talk about what you have done
or what you are going to do.
- Thomas Jefferson

"The time has come," the walrus said, "to talk of many things:
of shoes and ships - and sealing wax - of cabbages and kings."
- Lewis Carroll

I hear many people talk about their longing for a balanced life.
What I think they are really expressing
is a desire for a life with less pressure.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Life is far too important a thing
ever to talk seriously about.
- Oscar Wilde

Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense,
and have her nonsense respected.
- Charles Lamb

Children are educated by what the grown-up is
and not by his talk.
- Carl Jung

Might I perhaps win my wings?
I've been waiting for over 200 years now, sir,
and people ARE beginning to talk.
- It's a Wonderful Life (1946 movie)

It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn't use long, difficult words
but rather short, easy words like "What about lunch?"
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Anything will give up its secrets if you love it enough.
Not only have I found that when I talk to the little flower
or to the little peanut they will give up their secrets,
but I have found that when I silently commune with people
they give up their secrets also - if you love them enough.
- George Washington Carver

Talk doesn't cook rice.
- Chinese Proverb

The best morale exist when you never hear the word mentioned.
When you hear a lot of talk about it, it's usually lousy.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Writers write.
Dreamers talk about it.
- Jerry B. Jenkins

Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening
when you'd have preferred to talk.
- Doug Larson

If American men are obsessed with money,
American women are obsessed with weight.
The men talk of gain, the women talk of loss,
and I do not know which talk is the more boring.
- Marya Mannes

The left dismisses talk about the collapse of family
life and talks instead about the emergence of the growing
new diversity of family types.
- Christopher Lasch

There are things that you cannot talk to your mother and father about,
there are things that you cannot talk to your children about.
- Shirley Knight

Little do men perceive what solitude is,
and how far it extendeth.
For a crowd is not company,
and faces are but a gallery of pictures,
and talk but a tinkling cymbal,
where there is no love.
- Francis Bacon

There's three things men always talk about -
women,
sports, and cars.
- Mario Lopez

Sometimes it's a form of love just to talk to somebody
that you have nothing in common with and still be fascinated by their presence.
- David Byrne

I'm afraid I talk a lot, too much, perhaps.
I should have been a lawyer or a college professor or a windy politician,
though I'm glad I am not any of these.
- Tom Glazer

It is madness for sheep to talk peace with a wolf.
- Thomas Fuller

You talk about German technocracy and you get automobiles.
- Gordon Sinclair

I'm very girly.
I love to talk about diets, exercise,
kids, make-up.
- Rachel Hunter

The less food, the more time to talk,
the more to talk about.
- Damon Wayans

Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them.
- Dion Boucicault

Who's a boy gonna talk to if not his mother?
- Donald E. Westlake

To hear some men talk of the government,
you would suppose that Congress was the law of gravitation,
and kept the planets in their places.
- Wendell Phillips

All this talk about equality.
The only thing people really have in common is that
they are all going to die.
- Bob Dylan


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