QUOTATIONS FROM FAMOUS PEOPLESList of all popular poets and new poets.
All Quotations / Quotations from John Henry Newman
Fear not that thy life shall come to an end, But rather that it shall never have a beginning.
Growth is the only evidence of life.
In this world no one rules by love if you are but amiable, you are no hero to be powerful, you must be strong, and to have dominion you must have a genius for organizing.
The love of our private friends is the only preparatory exercise for the love of all men.
The world is content with setting right the surface of things.
To holy people the very name of Jesus is a name to feed upon, a name to transport. His name can raise the dead and transfigure and beautify the living.
"Do not assume that she who seeks to comfort you now, lives untroubled among the simple and quiet words that sometimes do you good. Her life may also have much sadness and difficulty, that remains far beyond yours. Were it otherwise, she would never have been able to find these words."
Rainer Maria Rilke
"See, I am sending an angel ahead of you to guard you along the way..."
Exodus 2320 Bible
"I have been driven many times to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had nowhere else to go. My own wisdom, and that of all about me seemed insufficient for the day."
"I knew I belonged to the public and to the world, not because I was talented or even beautiful, but because I had never belonged to anything or anyone else."
"Man is the artificer of his own happiness."
Henry David Thoreau