107 Total Quotes

Jean Richter Quotes

Never part without loving words to think of during your absence. It may be that you will not meet again in this life.
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#Editor's Pick #Quote of the Day #Absence #inspirational

Only actions give life strength; only moderation gives it charm.
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#Action #German Author

Only actions give life its strength, as only moderation gives it its charm
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#Action

Fancy rules over two thirds of the universe, the past, and future, while reality is confined to the present
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#Future

Every man has a rainy corner of his life whence comes foul weather which follows him.
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#Adversity #Life

Do not wait for extraordinary circumstances to do good action; try to use ordinary situations.
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#Action #American Politician

Man's feelings are always purest and most glowing in the hour of meeting and of farewell
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#Farewells

Every friend is to the other a sun, and a sunflower also. He attracts and follows.
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#Friends Or Friendship #Quote of the Day

When anyone remains modest, not after praise but after blame, then his modesty is real
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#Modesty

Beauty attracts us men; but if, like an armed magnet it is pointed, beside, with gold and silver, it attracts with tenfold power.
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#German Author #Gold

The words that a father speaks to his children in the privacy of home are not heard by the world, but, as in whispering galleries, they are clearly heard at the end, and by posterity.
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#Children #Influence

Joy descends gently upon us like the evening dew, and does not patter down like a hailstorm.
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#Happiness

The conscience of children is formed by the influences that surround them; their notions of good and evil are the result of the moral atmosphere they breathe.
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#Children #Guidance

There are so many tender and holy emotions, flying about in out inward world, which, like angels, can never assume the body of an outward act; so many rich and lovely flowers spring up which bear no seed, that it is a happiness poetry was invented, w
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#Angels

It is not the end of joy that makes old age so sad, but the end of hope
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#Age And Aging

A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time, and a courageous person afterwards.
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#Courage