Charles Henry (John Paul) Webb.
“I send thee a shell from the ocean-beach; But listen thou well, for my shell hath speech. Hold to thine ear And plain thou’lt hear Tales of ships.”
Jean de La Bruyere
“We hope to grow old and we dread old age; that is to say, we love life and we flee from death.” Jean de La Bruyère.
“Humor is the great thing, the saving thing. The minute it crops up, all our irritation and resentments slip away, and a sunny spirit takes their place.” Mark
Elizabeth Akers Allen
“Backward, flow backward, O full tide of years! I am so weary of toil and of tears, Toil without recompense—tears all in vain, Take them and give me
“The world will never be in any manner of order or tranquillity until men are firmly convinced that conscience, honor and credit are all in one interest; and