"You will find that the woman who is really kind to dogs is always one who has failed to inspire sympathy in men."
"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."Max Beerbohm on William Wordsworth
"Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength."Max Beerbohm 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."Max Beerbohm 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."Max Beerbohm on Khalil Gibran
"When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions."Max Beerbohm on William Shakespeare
"When hospitality becomes an art it loses its very soul."
"To give and then not feel that one has given is the very best of all ways of giving."
"People who insist on telling their dreams are among the terrors of the breakfast table."
"We must stop talking about the American dream and start listening to the dreams of Americans."
"There is much to be said for failure. It is much more interesting than success."