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 William Rounseville Alger - “Words of love, are works of love.”
 William Rounseville Alger - “What is the highest secret to victory and peace To will what God wills, and strike a league with destiny.”
 William Rounseville Alger - “The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel its poverty by how little.”
 William Rounseville Alger - “Public opinion is a second conscience.”
 William Rounseville Alger - “Proverbs are mental gems gathered in the diamond fields of the mind.”
 William Rounseville Alger - “The line of life is a ragged diagonal between duty and desire.”
 William Rounseville Alger - “False eloquence is exaggeration true eloquence is emphasis.”
 William Rounseville Alger - “A blue eye is a true eye Mysterious is a dark one, Which flashes like a spark sun A black eye is the best one.”
 William Rounseville Alger - “Aphorisms are portable wisdom, the quintessential extracts of thought and feeling.”
 William Rounseville Alger - “We give advice by the bucket, but take it by the grain.”
 William Rounseville Alger - “Of all the portions of life it is in the two twilights, childhood and age, that tears fall with the most frequency like the dew at dawn and eve.”
 William Rounseville Alger - “He who has no wish to be happier is the happiest of men.”
 William Rounseville Alger - “With strength and patience all his grievous loads are borne. And from the world's rose-bed he only asks a thorn.”
 William Rounseville Alger - “A crowd always thinks with its sympathy, never with its reason.”