(^∀^) try FastPronounce.com daily pronunciations

They are slaves who fear to speak,
For the fallen and the weak.


James Russell Lowell

  Email Quote to Friends   Link to Quote   Create Short URL  Publish Text About This Quote   Share on Facebook, Twitter, and more
  See Recommended Quotes For You

Related

They are slaves who fear to speak, for the fallen and the weak.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
They are slaves who fear to speak For the fallen and the weak; . . . . They are slaves w...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
I like to open for a band as it brings on sort of a challenge and it makes things more interesting. ...
KELLY JONES
Fear not your enemies, for they can only kill you.
Fear not your friends, for they can only betr...
EDWARD YASHINSKY
In war, the strong make slaves of the weak, and in peace the rich makes slaves of the poor.
OSCAR WILDE
O chime of sweet Saint Charity, Peal soon that Easter morn When Christ for all shall risen be, And i...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Come writers and critics
Who prophesize with your pen
And keep your eyes wide
The cha...
BOB DYLAN
First they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak out—
Because I was not a Socialist. MARTIN NIEMOLLER
O chime of sweet Saint Charity, Peal soon that Easter morn When Christ for all shall risen be, And i...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Those who are weak don't fight.
Those who are stronger might fight
for an hour.
Those...
BERTOLT BRECHT
None of the billion lowReds beneath Mars would be happy if they knew what the highReds knew - that t...
PIERCE BROWN
I dare you, who think life is humdrum, to become involved. I dare you who are weak to become strong;...
WILLIAM DANFORTH
Fear is the passion of slaves.
PATRICK HENRY
The bus was crowded, standing room only, and he clung apelike from a bar that hung down from the cei...
JOSEPH G. PETERSON
The weak fear happiness itself. They can harm themselves on cotton wool. Sometimes they are wounded ...
OSAMU DAZAI
Those who love to be feared fear to be loved, and they themselves are more afraid than anyone, for w...
ST. FRANCIS DE SALES
The slaves of socialism are slaves, but they are no one's property and therefore no one's loss.
GEORGE REISMAN
I almost forget that she still hates me, despite how hard I've fallen for her.
And I've fallen....
TAHEREH MAFI
We are all slaves of sin until the Grace of God truly reveals the Gospel of Christ Jesus to His fall...
NORM TOMLINSON
Blessed are the weak who think that they are good because they have no claws.
BARUCH SPINOZA
If we all look at life we think how nice, then we look at death and everybody goes oh you can say th...
GARY F EVANS...
If we all look at life we think how nice, then we look at death and everybody goes oh you can say th...
GARY F EVANS...
Speak in French when you can’t think of the English for a thing--
turn your toes out when you...
LEWIS CARROLL
The sound of you, it offends me. Abomination, I command you to be silent.
THOMAS E. SNIEGOSKI
Many slaves avoided the city. If they could get to a farming community, they could live in peace and...
GLENNETTE TILLEY TURNER
BEWARE OF THOSE

Beware of those who are bitter,
For they will never allow you
T...
SUZY KASSEM
You want to know about the place called Hell?" he asked the curious animal. "There is no Hell," he s...
THOMAS E. SNIEGOSKI
I've spent a life-time attacking religious beliefs and have not wavered from a view of the universe ...
PHILLIP ADAMS
Our biggest fear is to go anywhere near who you are.
JOHNNY DEPP
"Waiting, are they? Waiting, are they? Well, goddam 'em, let 'em wait!"
[Ethan Allen, to his phy...
ETHAN ALLEN
The yielding of the weak is the concession to fear.
EDMUND BURKE
But the concessions of the weak are the concessions of fear.
EDMUND BURKE
If we are strong, our strength will speak for itself. If we are weak, words will be of no help.
JOHN FITZGERALD KENNEDY
We will speak for the books."
...
"Like the Lorax?"
"The Lorax speaks for the trees,"...
PAUL ACAMPORA
I like people who refuse to speak until they are ready to speak.
LILLIAN HELLMAN
Women scheme when they are weak, they lie out of fear. Men scheme when they are strong, they lie out...
JULIAN BARNES
We speak today of a women who over the course of time was able to represent her country with pride. ...
PERRY CHRISTIE
Time is
Too Slow for those who Wait,
Too Swift for those who Fear,
Too Long for th...
HENRY VAN DYKE
You have more to fear from those who think they know you,
Than from those who know they dont.
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.
The real thing that keeps men and women apart, is fear. Women blame men and men blame women, but the...
C. JOYBELL C.
May I never neither turn left nor turn right in my journey of life, but may I go straight to Christ ...
ERNEST AGYEMANG YEBOAH
What will make you a star is in you
SOTONYE ANGA
We have become a Nazi monster in the eyes of the whole world—a nation of bullies and bastards who ...
HUNTER S. THOMPSON
No one can escape slavery; we are all slaves in some regards. We are slaves to our parent's expectat...
MAHIMA MARTEL
You promise." "I swear on the angel. The hell with that. I swear on us." "Why us?" "Because there is...
CASSANDRA CLARE
I am not among those who fear the people. They, and not the rich, are our dependence for continued f...
THOMAS JEFFERSON
I speak the truth. Not everyone who says they are ready to hear it really are.
MONIKA ZANDS
Given the extremely weak data this morning, sterling has fallen quite sharply.
NAEEM WAHID
We have tears in our eyes
As we wave our goodbyes,
We so loved being with you, we three. ROALD DAHL
The weak have one weapon: the errors of those who think they are strong.
GEORGE BIDAULT
There are many who don't wish to sleep for fear of nightmares. Sadly, there are many who don't wish ...
RICHELLE E. GOODRICH
The weak have one weapon: the errors of those who think they are strong.
GEORGE BIDAULT
Those who will not reason, are bigots, those who cannot, are fools, and those who dare not, are slav...
GEORGE GORDON BYRON
Everyone must be quick to hear, slow to speak and slow to anger. (James 1:19)
ALEX KENDRICK
The weak have one weapon: the errors of those who think they are strong.
GEORGES BIDAULT
The Doctor: This is bad, I don't like this. [kicks console and yells in pain] Never use force, you j...
STEVEN MOFFAT
Rose: 'If you are an alien, how come you sound like you're from the north?'
Doctor: 'Lots of pl...
RUSSELL T. DAVIES
I thank God for schools that are serious about the gospel of Jesus Christ. They are vital to perpetu...
JAMES C. DOBSON
Abolitionists believe that, as all men are born free, so all who are now held as slaves in this coun...
ELIJAH PARISH LOVEJOY
Far happier are the dead methinks than they who look for death and fear it every day
WILLIAM COWPER
The pain will always be there.

So will the fear.

But the pain and fear are no ...
COLLEEN HOOVER
Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain: But a woman who fears the Lord,
She shall be praised.<...
ANONYMOUS
Slaves in the past were captured by force; today’s slaves surrender themselves. The masters are th...
BANGAMBIKI HABYARIMANA
Courage treats the weak better than fear treats the strong.
MATSHONA DHLIWAYO
Those who will not reason, are bigots, those who cannot, are fools, and those who dare not, are slav...
LORD BYRON
Stand upright, speak thy thoughts, declare
the truth thou hast, that all may share;
Be bo...
LEWIS MORRIS
Be careful with those who speak from two mouths,
It’s like eating sugar and salt simultaneou...
CHARMAINE J. FORDE
TO ALL MANKIND

Speak kind words
to mankind
and the unkind
will attack you....
SUZY KASSEM
If you are among the good fellows chances are that you will be among the blemishes for the wicked ar...
APURVA GAGLANI
Jesus Christ wants to show His love for this world through us, Christians.
SUNDAY ADELAJA
Eat for lunch, but let something for dinner.
ERBLIN VUKAJ
Starting today, must forget what gone yesterday,appreciate what remains today & look forward what ca...
DR ANIL KUMAR SINHA
Don't you ever get the feeling that all your life is going by and you're not taking advantage of it?...
ERNEST HEMINGWAY
We need someone who will stand up and speak up and speak out for the people who need help, for peopl...
JOHN LEWIS
call it chicken salad
SARAH DESSEN
Society. The same society, I might add, that dictates that little girls should always be sugar and s...
SARAH DESSEN
It's hard when you have things but lose them, it's even harder when you feel that you're being left ...
GARY F EVANS...
Love has no opposite.

Hate, fear, are not love’s opposites;
they are its denial.
IVAN M. GRANGER
We've got a bozo who likes rubbing fear and lies in people's faces. He's the only media source in to...
JOAN BAUER
I think it will be good for Alabama, Russell shareholders and Russell employees.
LONNIE STRICKLAND
Men walk this tightrope where any sign of weakness illicits shame, and so they're afraid to make...
BRENE BROWN
We need someone who is going to stand up, speak up, and speak out for the people who need help, for ...
JOHN LEWIS
To have the cognitive abilities to do research and development is vital to a forever expanding world...
GARY F EVANS...
Friendship is a double-edged sword one side it can be great and true but the other side it spells be...
GARY F EVANS...
If we have never sought, we seek Thee now;
Thine eyes burn through the dark, our only stars; EDWARD SHILLITO
i know im not the girl you wanted. not the one you want to hear from. but what you see is what you g...
SIMI GREWAL
The first and foremost human right or fundamental right is the right to exist.
APURVA GAGLANI
The first and foremost human right or fundamental right is the right to exist.
APURVA GAGLANI
Congratulations, to the people which made gotham series, still need some more and extra work!
DEYTH BANGER
If we ever put research into what the subconscious is we could probably come to the conclusion that ...
GARY F EVANS...
A Litany for Survival

For those of us who live at the shoreline
standing upon...
AUDRE LORDE
Markets are certainly focused on people who speak effectively about macroeconomic issues and the out...
BRIAN SACK
You are right, but the weakness does not come from the millions of Muslims in the world. They do not...
ABU BAKAR BASHIR
Man was born free, and he is everywhere in chains. Those who think themselves the masters of others ...
JEAN-JACQUES ROUSSEAU
I hate the French because they are all slaves and wear wooden shoes.
OLIVER GOLDSMITH
Life's irony;Fear the world for it is a dangerous place,for they are only waiting for you to arrive,...
DAVID ATTA (A.K.A DAVIED ATTLARS & MR DAIN)
It seemed ironic that Lowell Levine and I, who were both Jewish, were going over to identify the rem...
MICHAEL BADEN
Speak against unconscious oppression,
Speak against the tyranny of the unimaginative,
Spea...
EZRA POUND
Woe unto you if you have come to this world just to fear man,for man is nothing but ordinary dust wi...
DAVID ATTA (A.K.A DAVIED ATTLARS & MR DAIN)
The power to overcome the thing you greatly fear is by learning never to leave the thing you fear al...
DAVID ATTA (A.K.A DAVIED ATTLARS & MR DAIN)

More James Russell Lowell

The surest plan to make a man is, think him so.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
For the whole year long I see
All the wonders of faithful Nature
Still worked for the love of ...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The foolish and the dead never change their opinions.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
I have always been of the mind that in a democracy manners are the only effective weapons against th...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Good luck is the willing handmaid of a upright and energetic character, and conscientious observance...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
It is not the insurrections of ignorance that are dangerous, but the revolts of the intelligence.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The mind can weave itself warmly in the cocoon of its own thoughts, and dwell a hermit anywhere.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The true ideal is not opposed to the real but lies in it; and blessed are the eyes that find it.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The brain can be easy to buy, but the heart never comes to market.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Democracy give every man the right to be his own oppressor.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Such power there is in clear-eyed self-restraint.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Incredulity robs us of many pleasures, and gives us nothing in return.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
There is no good in arguing with the inevitable. The only argument available with an east wind is to...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
There is nothing so desperately monotonous as the sea, and I no longer wonder at the cruelty of pira...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
In creating, the only hard thing is to begin: a grass blade's no easier to make than an oak.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Democ'acy gives every man A right to be his own oppressor.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
We remain Safe in the hallowed quiets of the past.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Be noble! And the nobleness that lies in other men, sleeping, but never dead, will rise in majesty t...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Compromise makes a good umbrella, but a poor roof; it is temporary expedient, often wise in party po...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
No price is set on the lavish summer; June may be had by the poorest comer.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
A woman's love Is mighty, but a mother's heart is weak, And by its weakness overcomes.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The apprehension of approaching evil has hurried many into the utmost danger.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Toward no crimes have men shown themselves so cold- bloodedly cruel as in punishing differences of b...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Solitude is as needful to the imagination as society is wholesome for the character.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Sentiment is intellectualized emotion, emotion precipitated, as it were, in pretty crystals by the ...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Truth, after all, wears a different face to everybody, and it would be too tedious to wait till all ...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
It is marvellous in its mastery over that delightfully fortuitous inconsequence that is the adamanti...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
He gives us the very quintessence of perception.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
In creating, the only hard thing is to begin: a grass blade's no easier to make than an oak.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Sentiment is intellectualized emotion; emotion precipitated, as it were, in pretty crystals by the f...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The traitor to Humanity is the traitor most accursed; Man is more than Constitutions; better rot b...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Children are God's Apostles, sent forth, day by day, to preach of love, and hope, and peace.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Greatly begin! Though thou have time But for a line, be that sublime-- Not failure, but low a...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Those who know the truth are not equal to those who love it Confucius All truth is safe and nothing ...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Be NOBLE! and the nobleness that liesIn other men, sleeping, but never dead,Will rise in majesty to ...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Who will think that the gods can be insulted with impunity?
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Puritanism, believing itself quick with the seed of religious liberty, laid, without knowing it, th...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
There is no good in arguing with the inevitable. The only argument available with an east wind is ...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
And what is so rare as a day in June? Then, if ever, come perfect days
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
And blessed are the horny hands of toil
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
O chime of sweet Saint Charity, Peal soon that Easter morn When Christ for all shall risen be, And i...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Of all the sarse that I can call to mind, / England does make the most onpleasant kind: / It's you'r...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Truly there is a tide in the affairs of men; but there is no gulf-stream setting forever in one dire...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
There is no work of genius which has not been the delight of mankind, no word of genius to which the...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
A man is old when he can pass an apple orchard and not remember the stomach ache.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
In the ocean of baseness, the deeper we get, the easier the sinking.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Sorrow is the great idealizer.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The idol is the measure of the worshipper.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Let us be of good cheer, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those which never happ...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The only faith that wears well and holds its color in all weathers is that which is woven of convict...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Sentiment is intellectualized emotion; emotion precipitated, as it were, in pretty crystals by the f...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The eye is the notebook of the poet.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
THE SNOW had begun in the gloaming,
And busily all the night
Had been heaping field and highwa...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Light is the symbol of truth.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Gineral C. is a dreffle smart man: He's been on all sides that give places or pelf; But consis...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Communism means barbarism.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
What visionary tints the year puts on, When falling leaves falter through motionless air Or nu...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The future works out great men's destinies; The present is enough for common souls, Who, never...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
A beggar through the world am I, From place to place I wander by. Fill up my pilgrim's scrip f...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Tiny Salmoneus of the air His mimic bolts the firefly threw.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
There is no good arguing with the inevitible. The only argument available with an east wind is to pu...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
A poet must need be before his own age, to be even with posterity.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
That cause is strong which has not a multitude, but one strong man behind it.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Compromise makes a good umbrella, but a poor roof; it is temporary expedient, often wise in party po...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Democracy is the form of government that gives every man the right to be his own oppressor.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Of my merit On that pint you yourself may jedge: All is, I never drink no sperit, Nor I ...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Oh, Washington! thou hero, patriot sage, Friend of all climes, and pride of every age!
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The purely Great Whose soul no siren passion could unsphere, Thou nameless, now a power and mi...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
It takes a mind like Dannel's, fact, ez big ez all ou'doors To find out thet it looks like rain ar...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
My gran'ther's rule was safer 'n 't is to crow: Don't never prophesy--onless ye know.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
So we're all right, an' I, for one, Don't think our cause'll lose in vally By rammin' Scriptur...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Sentiment is intellectualized emotion; emotion precipitated, as it were, in pretty crystals by the...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Nursed by stern men with empires in their brains.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
As life runs on, the road grows strange with faces new - and near the end. The milestones into heads...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The only faith that wears well and holds its color in all weathers is that which is woven of convic...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Life is the jailer, death the angel sent to draw the unwilling bolts and set us free.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Children are God's Apostles, sent forth, day by day, to preach of love, and hope and peace
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Careless seems the great Avenger; history’s pages but record
One death-grapple in the darknes...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
O chime of sweet Saint Charity, Peal soon that Easter morn When Christ for all shall risen be, And i...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Communism means barbarism
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Aspiration sees only one side of every question; possession many
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
A wise scepticism is the first attribute of a good critic
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
No man can produce great things who is not thoroughly sincere in dealing with himself
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Is my mother my friend? I would have to say, first of all she is my Mother, with a capital 'M'; she'...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Nature fits all her children with something to do, he who would write and can't write can surely rev...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
You've got to get up early - If you want to take in God
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Good heavens, of what uncostly material is our earthly happiness composed... if we only knew it. Wha...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Greatly begin! though thou have time - But for a line, be that sublime, - Not failure, but low aim i...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
We look at death through the cheap-glazed windows of the flesh, and believe him the monster which th...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
It is not the insurrections of ignorance that are dangerous, but the revolts of the intelligence
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The shadow of a mighty name.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
He stands the shadow of a mighty name. [Lat., Stat magni nominis umbra.]
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Behind the dim unknown, Standeth God with the shadow, keeping watch above his own.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The very room, coz she was in, Seemed warm f'om floor to ceilin'.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
A sneer is the weapon of the weak
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
They are slaves who fear to speak For the fallen and the weak; . . . . They are slaves w...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Winds wanders, and dews drip earthward; Rains fall, suns rise and set; Earth whirls, and all b...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Reputation is only a candle, of wavering and uncertain flame, and easily blown out, but it is the li...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Fate loves the fearless.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Where one person shapes their life by precept and example, there are a thousand who have shaped it b...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
A great man is made up of qualities that meet or make great occasions.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
He gives us the very quintessence of perception,
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
It is the privilege of genius that life never grows common place, as it does for the rest of us.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
One thorn of experience is worth a whole wilderness of warning.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
A wise skepticism is the first attribute of a good critic.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
They are slaves who fear to speak, for the fallen and the weak.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
There is no self-delusion more fatal than that which makes the conscience dreamy with the anodyne of...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
It is the rooted instinct in men to admire what is better and more beautiful than themselves.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
And but two ways are offered to our will, Toil with rare triumph, ease with safe disgrace, The...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
It is by presence of mind in untried emergencies that the native metal of man is tested.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
And what is so rare as a day in June? Then, if ever, come perfect days; Then Heaven tries eart...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Listen! O, listen! Here come the hum the golden bees Underneath full blossomed trees, A...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Idleness induces caprice.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
A crime in which many are implicated goes unpunished.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The foolish and the dead alone never change their opinions.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Not what we give, but what we share,-- For the gift without the giver is bare.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
O chime of sweet Saint Charity, Peal soon that Easter morn When Christ for all shall risen be,...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
This imputation of inconsistency is one to which every sound politician and every honest thinker mus...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Folks never understand the folks they hate.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Whatever you may be sure of, be sure of this-that you are dreadfully like other people.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Mishaps are like knives, that either serve us or cut us, as we grasp them by the blade or the handle...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Democracy is that form of society, no matter what its political classification, in which every man h...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Democracy gives every man the right to be his own oppressor.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
If youth be a defect, it is one that we outgrow only too soon.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
As life runs on, the road grows strange with faces new -- and near the end. The milestones into head...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Solitude is as needful to the imagination as society is wholesome for the character. - Among My Bo...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Daily with souls that cringe and plot, We Sinais climb and know it not.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Freedom is the only law which genius knows.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
It is the privilege of genius that to it life never grows commonplace as to the rest of us.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Endurance is the crowning quality, And patience all the passion of great hearts
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Virtue treads paths that end not in the grave.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Blessed are they that have nothing to say, and who cannot be persuaded to say it
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
If youth be a defect, it is one that we outgrow only too soon
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Children are God's Apostles, sent forth, day by day, to preach of love, and hope and peace
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Once to every person and nation come the moment to decide. In the conflict of truth with falsehood, ...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The true ideal is not opposed to the real but lies in it; and blessed are the eyes that find it
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Once to every man and nation comes the moment to decide...And the choice goes by forever 'twixt that...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Talent is that which is in a man's power; genius is that in whose power a man is
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Every man feels instinctively that all the beautiful sentiments in the world weigh less than a singl...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Death is delightful. Death is dawn, The waking from a weary night Of fevers unto truth and light.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Blessed are they that have nothing to say, and who cannot be persuaded to say it
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The best academy - a mother's knee
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Begin somewhere; you cannot build a reputation on what you intend to do.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
A great man is made up of qualities that meet or make great occasions
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
But libbaty's a kind o'thing / That don't agree with niggers.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
They who love are but one step from Heaven
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
A poet must need be before his own age, to be even with posterity
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
If youth be a defect, it is one that we outgrow only too soon
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
My gran'ther's rule was safer 'n 't is to crow: Don't never prophesy - onless ye know
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
In creating, the only hard thing's to begin; A grass-blade's no easier to make than an oak
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
No man is born into the world whose work Is not born with him: there is always work, And tool...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Poetry is something to make us wiser and better, by continually revealing those types of beauty and ...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
In life's small things be resolute and great To keep thy muscle trained: knowst thou when Fate ...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Our seasons have no fixed returns, Without our will they come and go; At noon our sudden summe...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Who's not sat tense before his own heart's curtain.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Truth forever on the scaffold, wrong forever on the throne.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Joy comes, grief goes, we know not how.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Endurance is the crowning quality, And patience all the passion of great hearts.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
And what is so rare as a day in June? Then, if ever, come perfect days.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
A weed is no more than a flower in disguise, Which is seen through at once, if love give a man eyes.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
True scholarship consists in knowing not what things exist, but what they mean; it is not memory but...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
To educate the intelligence is to expand the horizon of its wants and desires.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
I don't believe in principle, but I do in interest.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The question of common sense is what is it good for? A question which would abolish the rose and be ...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
What men prize most is a privilege, even if it be that of chief mourner at a funeral.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
There are two kinds of weakness, that which breaks and that which bends.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
It is mediocrity which makes laws and sets mantraps and spring-guns in the realm of free song, sayin...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Sincerity is impossible, unless it pervades the whole being, and the pretence of it saps the very fo...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
"What means this glory round our feet," The Magi mused, "more bright than morn!" And voices ch...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
He who esteems the Virginia reel A bait to draw saints from their spiritual weal, And regards ...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Whatever you may be sure of, be sure of this, that you are dreadfully like other people.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Creativity is not the finding of a thing, but the making something out of it after it is found.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The misfortunes hardest to bear are these which never came.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
O wild and wondrous midnight, There is a might in thee To make the charmed body Almost l...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Let us be of good cheer, however, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those which ...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Aspiration sees only one side of every question; possession, many.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
He mastered whatever was not worth the knowing.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The rich man's sons inherits cares; The bank may break, the factory burn, A breath may burst h...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The best academy - a mother's knee
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
A poet must need be before his own age, to be even with posterity
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Though old the thought and oft expressed, 'Tis his at last who says it best
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Though old the thought and oft expressed, 'Tis his at last who says it best
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Joy comes, grief goes, we know not how
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
He who is firmly seated in authority soon learns to think security, and not progress, the highest le...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Creativity is not the finding of a thing, but the making something out of it after it is found
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Light is the symbol of truth
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
All kin' o' smily round the lips, / An' teary round the lashes.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Villany reduces those whom it defiles to the same level.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Regarding nothing as done, while ought remained to be done.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Patience revels in misfortunes.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Great things rush to the destruction of each other.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Sence I've ben here, I've hired a chap to look about for me, To git me a transplantable an' thrift...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
A great man is made up of qualities that meet or make great occasions.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
From lower to the higher next, Not to the top, is Nature's text; And embryo good, to reach ful...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
This goin' ware glory waits ye haint one agreeable feetur.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Wealth may be an excellent thing, for it means power, and it means leisure, it means liberty.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
And what is so rare as a day in June? Then, if ever, come perfect days
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
The foolish and the dead alone never change their opinion.
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Sincerity is impossible, unless it pervade the whole being, and the pretence of it saps the very fou...
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
Fortune is the rod of the weak, and the staff of the brave
JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL