"It is the right of our people to organize to oppose any law and any part of the Constitution with which they are not in sympathy."
"That though the radiance which was once so bright be now forever taken from my sight. Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, glory in the flower. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind."Alfred E. Smith on William Wordsworth
"Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength."Alfred E. Smith on Corrie Ten Boom
"What does love look like? It has the hands to help others. It has the feet to hasten to the poor and needy. It has eyes to see misery and want. It has the ears to hear the sighs and sorrows of men. That is what love looks like."Alfred E. Smith on Saint Augustine
"When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight."Alfred E. Smith on Khalil Gibran
"When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions."Alfred E. Smith on William Shakespeare
"No sane local official who has hung up an empty stocking over the municipal fireplace, is going to shoot Santa Claus just before a hard Christmas."