Quotes by George Frederick Handel

What a wonderful thing it is to be sure of one's faith How wonderful to be a member of the evangelical church, which preaches the free grace of God through Christ as the hope of sinners If we were to rely on our works--my God, what would become of us

George Frederick Handel

Other Great Authors


What do we live for if not to make life less difficult for each other

Roger Bannister

But I am sure that I have always thought of Christmas time, when it has come round...as a good time a kind, forgiving, charitable, pleasant time the only time I know of, in the long calendar of the year, when men and women seem by one consent to open their shut-up hearts freely.

Charles Dickens

The world has suffered more from the ravages of ill-advised marriages than from virginity.

Ambrose Gwinett Bierce

I think we consider too much the good luck of the early bird, and not enough the bad luck of the early worm.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

I have not ceased being fearful, but I have ceased to let fear control me. I have accepted fear as a part of life--specifically the fear of change, the fear of the unknown and I have gone ahead despite the pounding in my heart that says turn back, turn back, you'll die if you venture too far.

Erica Jong

Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers, that the mind can never break off from the journey.

Pat Conroy »

There are times when fear is good It must keep its watchful place at the heart's controls. There is advantage in the wisdom won from pain.

John Updike »