Remorse is virtue’s root; its fair increase are fruits of innocence and blessedness. -Bryant, William C.
- William Cullen Bryant "Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness-a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster-children into strength and athletic proportion." William Cullen Bryant quotes
- "To desire and strive to be of some service to the… "To desire and strive to be of some service to the world, to aim at doing something which shall really increase the happiness and welfare and virtue of mankind - this is a choice which is possible for all of us; and surely it is a good haven to sail for." - Henry Van Dyke
- Pain dies quickly, and lets her weary prisoners go; the… Pain dies quickly, and lets her weary prisoners go; the fiercest agonies have shortest reign. -William C. Bryant
- "Abstinence sows sand all over<br/>The ruddy… "Abstinence sows sand all overThe ruddy limbs & flaming hair,But Desire GratifiedPlants fruits of life & beauty there." - William Blake