There's a time for work and a time for play.
A kindness is never wasted.
The weak are made to suffer for the misdeeds of the powerful.
Honesty is the best policy.
Mother love is blind.
Heaven helps those who help themselves.
It is one thing to say that something should be done, but quite a different matter to do it
A change of habits will not alter nature.
Could he write something original? He was not sure what idea he wished to express, but the thought that a poetic moment had touched him took life within him like an infant hope.
Olenka, the daughter of the retired collegiate assessor, Plemyanniakov, was sitting in her back porch, lost in thought.
A Call (1906) is Cooke's charming book about two boys, Abner and Ross, fortified with advice from Hints and Helps to Young Men in Social and Business Relations before calling on the two Claiborne sisters.
My kinsman and myself were returning to Calcutta from our Puja trip when we met the man in a train.