"The love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart and the heavenly Father."
"All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother."Samuel Taylor Coleridge on Abraham Lincoln
"I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life."Samuel Taylor Coleridge on Abraham Lincoln
"The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother."Samuel Taylor Coleridge on Theodore Hesburgh
"Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children."Samuel Taylor Coleridge on William Makepeace Thackeray
"A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them."Samuel Taylor Coleridge on Victor Hugo
"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."