"There is no greater sorrow than to recall happiness in times of misery."
"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."Dante Alighieri on William Wordsworth
"Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength."Dante Alighieri 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."Dante Alighieri 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."Dante Alighieri on Khalil Gibran
"When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions."Dante Alighieri on William Shakespeare
"Art, as far as it is able, follows nature, as a pupil imitates his master thus your art must be, as it were, God's grandchild."
"Nature is the art of God."
"Beauty awakens the soul to act."
"Heat cannot be separated from fire, or beauty from The Eternal."
"The customs and fashions of men change like leaves on the bough, some of which go and others come."