"We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves."
"To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him."Henry Ward Beecher on Buddha
"A child who is allowed to be disrespectful to his parents will not have true respect for anyone."Henry Ward Beecher on Billy Graham
"I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father's protection."Henry Ward Beecher on Sigmund Freud
"Even as kids reach adolescence, they need more than ever for us to watch over them. Adolescence is not about letting go. It's about hanging on during a very bumpy ride."Henry Ward Beecher on Ron Taffel
"Mothers all want their sons to grow up to be president, but they don't want them to become politicians in the process."Henry Ward Beecher on John F. Kennedy
"Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures."
"The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things."
"To array a man's will against his sickness is the supreme art of medicine."
"Our best successes often come after our greatest disappointments."
"Laughter is not a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is the best ending for one."