Oliver Wendell Holmes - Page 2

Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

Life is a great bundle of little things.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

It’s faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes a life worth living.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

Life is painting a picture, not doing a sum.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

Put not your trust in money, but put your money in trust.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

Husband and wife come to look alike at last.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

Love prefers twilight to daylight.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

Love is the master key which opens the gates of happiness.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

Beware of making your moral staple consist of the negative virtues.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

Lord, bid war’s trumpet cease; Fold the whole earth in peace.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

Rough work, iconoclasm, but the only way to get at the truth.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

Don’t be consistent, but be simply true.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

There’s nothing that keeps its youth, So far as I know, but a tree and truth.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

Pick my left pocket of its silver dime, but spare the right – it holds my golden time!
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

For him in vain the envious seasons roll, Who bears eternal summer in his soul.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word before you let it fall.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

This is a court of law, young man, not a court of justice.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

There is no time like the old time, when you and I were young!
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

Science is piecemeal revelation.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes