I just watch what they do. He that follows this rule may be old in body, but can never be so in mind. What greater or better gift can we offer the republic than to teach and instruct our youth? If you want success, if you want wisdom, if you want to be prosperous and healthy, you're going to have to do more than meditate and believe; you must boldly declare words of faith and victory over yourself and your family. I do not now so much as wish to have the Strength of Youth again that I wish'd in Youth for the Strength of an Ox or Elephant. He that follows this rule may be old in body, but can never be so in mind. He that follows this rule may be old in body, but can never be so in mind. God has already done everything He's going to do. Books are the food of youth, the delight of old age the ornament of prosperity, the refuge and comfort of adversity a delight at home, and no … Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth. I'm happy to report that my inner child is still ageless. The chief recommendation is modesty, then dutiful conduct toward parents, then affection for kindred. Gage 133 books view quotes : In “Degeneracy of Stature,” which appeared in the December 18, 1856 issue of The National Era, Thrace Talmon wrote: Household luxuries, school-room steam-press systems, and, above all, the mad spirit of the times, have not come to us without a loss more than proportionate...[a young man] rushes headlong, with an impetuosity which strikes fire from the sharp flints under his tread...Occasionally, one of this class...amasses an estate, but at the expense of his peace, and often of his health. He that follows this rule may be old in body, but can never be so in mind. Work as though everything depended on you. Faith has to do with things that are not seen and hope with things that are not at hand. *8 Great Mustaches of World War I, "Corrupted the Morals of Many a Promising Youth", "The 'Movies'--The Greatest Religious Menace," published in the November 6, 1926 issue of, A General Dictionary of the English Language, The Wise-Man's Forecast against the Evill Time, 20 Self-Deprecating Notes Found on Vintage Photographs, 12 Old Words that Survived by Getting Fossilized in Idioms. BrainyQuote has been providing inspirational quotes since 2001 to our worldwide community.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed. Quotes to Explore. "What greater gift can we offer the republic than to teach and instruct our youth?". “Cato Major; Or, a Treatise on Old Age ... With Explanatory Notes from the Roman History. Robert Louis Stevenson, author of Treasure Island, The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, and the 1894 essay “The Philosophy of Umbrellas,” could tell a lot about a person based on what they held over their heads when it was raining: A mendacious umbrella is a sign of great moral degradation. I think your whole life shows in your face and you should be proud of that. pleasure Life's race-course is fixed; Nature has only a single path and that path is run but once, and to each stage of existence has been allotted its own appropriate quality; so that the weakness of childhood, the impetuosity of youth, the seriousness of middle life, the maturity of old age.. each bears some of Nature's fruit, which must be garnered in its own season. Prayer should be the key of the day and the lock of the night. Do not go gentle into that good night but rage, rage against the dying of the light. What I've discovered is that intimate connection and communication with my creator will always get me through because I know my support, my help, is just a prayer away. Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe. De Divinatione”, Marcus Tullius Cicero, James LOGAN (Chief Justice of the Province of Pennsylvania.) In my deepest, darkest moments, what really got me through was a prayer. Friends Who Liked This Quote. The keys to patience are acceptance and faith. We grow old by deserting our ideals. Do not go gentle into that good night but rage, rage against the dying of the light. May his quotes inspire you to have confidence in yourself so that you may live your dreams. Religion, II. I'm happy to report that my inner child is still ageless.