Quotes of Centre

“ Absence makes the heart grow fonder: Isle of Beauty, fare thee well! ”

- Thomas Haynes Bayly

“ The heart has its reasons of which reason knows nothing: we know this in countless ways. ”

- Blaise Pascal

“ There are two tragedies in life. One is not to get your heart's desire. The other is to get it. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it. ”

- Ivan Panin

“ Let us, then be up and doing, With a heart for any fate; Still achieving, still pursuing, Learn to labour and to wait. ”

- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“ But yet she listen'd — 'tis enough — Who listens once will listen twice;Her heart, be sure, is not of ice,And one refusal no rebuff. ”

- Lord Byron

“ Never a ship sails out of the bayBut carries my heart as a stowaway. ”

- Roselle Mercier Montgomery

“ If I regard wickedness in my heart the Lord will not hear. ”

- Bible

“ My heart is ever at your service. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt within the heart. ”

- Helen Keller

“ Thy friendship oft has made my heart to ache; do be my enemy for friendship's sake. ”

- Sir William Blake

“ Where we love is home, home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts. ”

- Oliver Wendell Holmes

“ Without a rich heart, wealth is an ugly beggar. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ Nothing is impossible to a willing heart. ”

- John Heywood

“ Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest fold of the heart. ”

- George Eliot

“ The great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness, the independence of solitude. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ They have a right to censure that have a heart to help. ”

- William Penn

“ Hateful to me as are the gates of hell, Is he who, hiding one thing in his heart, Utters another. ”

- Homer

“ Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold. ”

- Zelda Fitzgerald

“ The prudence of the best heads is often defeated by the tenderness of the best of hearts. ”

- Henry Fielding

“ O, sorrow! Why dost borrow Heart's lightness from the merriment of May? ”

- John Keats

“ Do what you feel in your heart to be right, for you'll be criticized anyway. You'll be damned if you do and damned if you don't. ”

- Eleanor Roosevelt

“ In every community there is work to be done. In every nation, there are wounds to heal. In every heart there is the power to do it. ”

- Marianne Williamson

“ Look at every path closely and deliberately, then ask ourselves this crucial question: Does this path have a heart? If it does, then the path is good. If it doesn't, it is of no use. ”

- Carlos Castaneda

“ At the center of non-violence stands the principle of love. ”

- Martin Luther King Jr.

“ Hasten slowly, and without losing heart, put your work twenty times upon the anvil. ”

- Nicolas Boileau

“ In the midst of winter, I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer. ”

- Albert Camus

“ I like work; it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours. I love to keep it by me; the idea of getting rid of it nearly breaks my heart. ”

- Jerome K. Jerome

“ Do everything with so much love in your heart that you would never want to do it any other way. ”

- Yogi Desai

“ And let us mind, faint heart ne'er wan A lady fair. Wha does the utmost that he can Will whyles do mair. ”

- Robert Burns
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