Quotations by James Beattie

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Born: Sunday, December 31, 1899


Ah, who can tell how hard it is to climb the steep where Fame's proud temple shines afar?
- James Beattie
(Keywords: Temple, Fame)

And beauty immortal awakes from the tomb.
- James Beattie
(Keywords: Beauty)

At the close of the day when the hamlet is still, and mortals the sweets of forgetfulness prove, when naught but the torrent is heard on the hill, and naught but the nightingale's song in the grove.
- James Beattie
(Keywords: Day, Forgetfulness, Song)

Be ignorance thy choice, where knowledge leads to woe.
- James Beattie
(Keywords: Knowledge, Choice, Ignorance)

From labour health, from health contentment spring; contentment opes the source of every joy.
- James Beattie
(Keywords: Health, Contentment, Joy, Spring)

He thought as a sage, though he felt like a man.
- James Beattie
(Keywords: Thought, Man)

How sweet the words of Truth, breathed from the lips of Love.
- James Beattie
(Keywords: Love, Truth, Words)

In every age and every man there is something to praise as well as to blame.
- James Beattie
(Keywords: Age, Blame, Man, Praise)

Inflexible in faith, invincible in arms.
- James Beattie
(Keywords: Faith)

No jealousy their dawn of love overcast, nor blasted were their wedded days with strife; each season looked delightful as it past, to the fond husband and the faithful wife.
- James Beattie
(Keywords: Love, Wife, Husband, Dawn, Jealousy, Past)

Some deemed him wondrous wise, and some believed him mad.
- James Beattie







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