It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness; it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.
They are the weakest, however strong, who have no faith in themselves or their own powers.
Wine is a treacherous friend who you must always be on guard for.
Partial culture runs to the ornate, extreme culture to simplicity.
It is ever the invisible that is the object of our profoundest worship. With the lover it is not the seen but the unseen that he muses upon.
Tears are nature's lotion for the eyes. The eyes see better for being washed by them.