"Any mind that is capable of real sorrow is capable of good."
"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."Harriet Beecher Stowe on William Wordsworth
"Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength."Harriet Beecher Stowe 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."Harriet Beecher Stowe 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."Harriet Beecher Stowe on Khalil Gibran
"When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions."Harriet Beecher Stowe on William Shakespeare
"So much has been said and sung of beautiful young girls, why doesn't somebody wake up to the beauty of old women."
"I would not attack the faith of a heathen without being sure I had a better one to put in its place."
"The past, the present and the future are really one: they are today."
"A woman's health is her capital."
"Human nature is above all things lazy."