Christian Nestell Bovee Quotes

Christian Nestell Bovee Quotes: To cultivate a garden is. . . to go hand in hand with Nature in some of her most beautiful processes, to learn something of her choicest secrets, and to have a more intelligent interest awakened in the beautiful order of her works elsewhere.
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Christian Nestell Bovee Quote: The great artist is a slave to his ideals.
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Quotes about Christian Nestell Bovee: Passion looks not beyond the moment of its existence. Better, it says, the kisses of love to day, than the felicities of heaven afar off.
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Quote about Christian Nestell Bovee: Troubles forereckoned are doubly suffered.
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Christian Nestell Bovee Sayings: It is only an error in judgment to make a mistake, but it shows infirmity of character to adhere to it when discovered
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Christian Nestell Bovee Saying: Wit must be without effort. Wit is play, not work; a nimbleness of the fancy, not a laborious effort of the will; a license, a holiday, a carnival of thought and feeling, not a trifling with speech, a constraint upon language, a duress upon words.
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Sayings about Christian Nestell Bovee: Give me the character and I will forecast the event.
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Saying about Christian Nestell Bovee: Who aspires to remain leader must keep in advance of his column. His fear must not play traitor to his occasions. The instant he falls into line with his followers, a bolder spirit may throw himself at the head of the movement initiated, and in that moment his leadership is gone.
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Christian Nestell Bovee Quotes: Examples are few of men ruined by giving.
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Christian Nestell Bovee Quote: Every trait of beauty may be referred to some virtue, as to innocence, candor, generosity, modesty, or heroism. St. Pierre To cultivate the sense of the beautiful, is one of the most effectual ways of cultivating an appreciation of the divine goodness.
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Quotes about Christian Nestell Bovee: Patience is only one faculty; earnestness the devotion of all the faculties. Earnestness is the cause of patience; it gives endurance, overcomes pain, strengthens weakness, braves dangers, sustains hope, makes light of difficulties, and lessens the sense of weariness in overcoming them.
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Quote about Christian Nestell Bovee: The trouble with men of sense is that they are so dreadfully in earnest all the while.
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Christian Nestell Bovee Sayings: Six traits of effective leaders: 1. Make others feel important 2. Promote a vision 3. Follow the golden rule 4. Admit mistakes 5. Criticize others only in private 6. Stay close to the action Example has more followers than reason. We unconsciously imitate what pleases us, and approximate to the characters we most admire.
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Christian Nestell Bovee Saying: The selection of a subject is to the author what choice of position is to the general,--once skilfully determined, the battle is already half won. Of a few writers it may be said that they are popular in despite of their subjects--but of a great many more it may be observed that they are popular because of them.
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Sayings about Christian Nestell Bovee: One must have been, at some time or other, in a situation where a small sum was as necessary almost as life itself, with no more ability to raise it than to raise the dead, before he can fully appreciate the value of money.
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Saying about Christian Nestell Bovee: Ambitious princes value inherited kingdoms not so much as conquered provinces.
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Christian Nestell Bovee Quotes: It is the nature of thought to find its way into action.
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Christian Nestell Bovee Quote: We may learn from children how large a part of our grievances is imaginary. But the pain is just as real.
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