Half The Failures Of This World Arise From Pulling In One's Horse As He Is Leaping. Augustus Hare
Quotations By Famous People
Half the failures of this world arise from pulling in one's horse as he
Half the failures in life result from pulling in one's horse when it is leaping.
Everybody has his own theater, in which he is manager, actor, prompter, playwrite, sceneshifter, boxkeeper, doorkeeper, all in one, and audience into the bargain.
-- Julius C. Hare, Augustus W. Hare, Guesses at Truth...
The honeymooning couple agreed it was a fine day for horseback riding.
After a mile or so, the bride's mount cantered under a low tree and a branch scraped her forehead lightly....
Purity is the feminine, Truth the masculine, of Honour.
-- Hare, Julius (1795-1855) and Hare, Augustus (1792-1834), Guesses at truth (1827) series 1...
I have seen soldiers panic at the first sight of battle, and a wounded squire pulling arrows out from his wound to fight and save his dying horse.
Nobility is not a birth right but is defined by one's action....
Half of our mistakes in life arise from feeling where we ought to think, and thinking where we ought to feel.
-- John Churton Colli...
It's a fine world, though rich in hardships at times. -- Augustus McCrae
Bach was the most famous composer in the world, and so was Handel.
Handel was half German, half Italian and half English....
MIDI this, he said, pulling down his....