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One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture, and, if it were possible, to speak a few reasonable words. Johann von Goethe
Although the constant shadow of certain death looms over everyday, the pleasures and joys of life can be so fine and affecting that the heart is nearly stilled in astonishment. Dean Koontz, Watchers
In your clothes avoid too much gaudiness do not value yourself upon an embroidered gown and remember that a reasonable word, or an obliging look, will gain you more respect than all your fine trappings. Sir George Savile
Any fine morning, a power saw can fell a tree that took a thousand years to grow. Edwin Teale
Education is what you get from reading the fine print. Experience is what you get from not reading it. Unknown
Oh, how fine it is to know a thing or two. Jean Baptiste Poquelin Molire
Explain it as we may, a martial strain will urge a man into the front rank of battle sooner than an argument, and a fine anthem excite his devotion more certainly than a logical discourse. Henry Tuckerman
To sit in the shade on a fine day, and look upon verdure is the most perfect refreshment. Jane Austen
Poetry should please by a fine excess and not by singularity. It should strike the reader as a wording of his own highest thoughts, and appear almost as a remembrance. John Keats
One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture and, if possible, speak a few reasonable words. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Poetry is an art, and chief of the fine arts; the easiest to dabble in, the hardest to reach true perfection. E.C. Stedman
Drawing on my fine command of language, I said nothing. Unknown
A man builds a fine house and now he has a master, and a task for life he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Some people say that cats are sneaky, evil, and cruel. True, and they have many other fine qualities as well. Missy Dizick
Cherish all your happy moments they make a fine cushion for old age. Christopher Morley
Originality is the fine art of remembering what you hear but forgetting where you heard it. Laurence J. Peter
A man should hear a little music, read a little poetry, and see a fine picture every day of his life, in order that worldly cares may not obliterate the sense of the beautiful which God has implanted in the human soul. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Fear can keep us up all night long, but faith makes one fine pillow. Philip Gulley
To be a saint does not exclude fine dresses nor a beautiful house. Katherine Tynan Hinkson
One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture, and if it were possible, to speak a few reasonable words. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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