Mary Gardiner Brainard Quote
Not knowing (1869).
“That which we look on with unselfish love
And true humility is surely ours,
Even as a lake looks at the stars above
And makes within itself a heaven of stars.”
―Mary Gardiner Brainard
Ownership, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
“A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success.”
Loyalty in Business: One and Twenty Other Good Things (2005 edition), Cosimo, Inc. - ISBN: 9781596057647
As quoted in: Time Magazine, 1981
“The most beautiful words in the English language aren't "I love you" but "it's benign."”
Deconstructing Harry (1997)