18 Total Quotes

Hannah Moore Quotes

Forgiveness is the economy of the heart... forgiveness saves the expense of anger, the cost of hatred, the waste of spirits.
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#English Writer #Anger

Absence in love is like water on fire, a little quickens, but much extinguishes
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#Absence

There is one single fact which we may oppose to all the wit and argument of infidelity, namely, that no man ever repented of being a Christian on his death bed
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#Christianity

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off the goal.
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#Eyes

One kernel is felt in a hogshead; one drop of water helps to swell the ocean; a spark of fire helps to give light to the world. None are too small, too feeble, too poor to be of service. Think of this and act.
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#Fire

If faith produce no works, I see That faith is not a living tree. Thus faith and works together grow, No separate life they never can know. They're soul and body, hand and heart, What God hath joined, let no man part.
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#Faith #English Writer

Love never reasons, but profusely gives; it gives like a thoughtless prodigal its all, and then trembles least it has done to little.
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#English Writer #Love

The ingenuity of self-deception is inexhaustible
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#Deception

Perish discretion when it interferes with duty
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#Duty

Going to the opera, like getting drunk, is a sin that carries its own punishment with it.
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#English Writer #Opera

It is not so important to know everything as to know the exact value of everything, to appreciate what we learn, and to arrange what we know.
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#Value #English Writer

Small habits well pursued betimes May reach the dignity of crimes
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#Dignity

We are apt to mistake our vocation by looking out of the way for occasions to exercise great and rare virtues, and by stepping over the ordinary ones that lie directly in the road before us
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#Exercise