"All sympathy not consistent with acknowledged virtue is but disguised selfishness."
"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."Samuel Taylor Coleridge on William Wordsworth
"Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength."Samuel Taylor Coleridge 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."Samuel Taylor Coleridge 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."Samuel Taylor Coleridge on Khalil Gibran
"When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions."Samuel Taylor Coleridge on William Shakespeare
"The principle of the Gothic architecture is infinity made imaginable."
"A man may devote himself to death and destruction to save a nation but no nation will devote itself to death and destruction to save mankind."
"As I live and am a man, this is an unexaggerated tale - my dreams become the substances of my life."
"To most men experience is like the stern lights of a ship, which illuminate only the track it has passed."
"In politics, what begins in fear usually ends in failure."