20 Total Quotes

Amelia Barr Quotes

Kindness is always fashionable.
Amelia Barr
#American Journalist #Fashion

The great difference between voyages rests not with the ships, but with the people you meet on them.
Amelia Barr
#American Novelist #People

It is always the simple that produces the marvelous.
Amelia Barr
#American Novelist

Solitude is such a potential thing. We hear voices in solitude, we never hear in the hurry and turmoil of life; we receive counsels and comforts, we get under no other condition . . .
Amelia Barr
#Potential

The fate of love is that it always seems too little or too much
Amelia Barr
#Fate

Human relations are built on feeling, not on reason or knowledge. And feeling is not an exact science; like all spiritual qualities, it has the vagueness of greatness about it.
Amelia Barr
#American Journalist #Knowledge

Whatever the scientists may say, if we take the supernatural out of life, we leave only the unnatural.
Amelia Barr
#American Novelist #Life

This world is run with far too tight a rein for luck to interfere. Fortune sells her wares; she never gives them. In some form or other, we pay for her favors; or we go empty away.
Amelia Barr
#American Novelist #Fortune

Spiritual favors are not always to be looked for, and not always to be relied on.
Amelia Barr
#Prayer #Favors

There are no little events in life, those we think of no consequence may be full of fate, and it is at our own risk if we neglect the acquaintances and opportunities that seem to be casually offered, and of small importance.
Amelia Barr
#Events

Old age is the verdict of life.
Amelia Barr
#American Novelist #Age And Aging

Events that are predestined require but little management. They manage themselves. They slip into place while we sleep, and suddenly we are aware that the thing we fear to attempt, is already accomplished.
Amelia Barr
#American Novelist #Management