But sleep, in the long run, proves greater than all emotions.
If boys and men are to be welded together in the glow of transient feeling, they must be made of metal that will mix, else they inevitably fall asunder when the heat dies out.
Although a man may lose a sense of his own importance when he is a mere unit among a busy throng, all utterly regardless of him, it by no means follows that he can dispossess himself, with equal facility, of a very strong sense of the importance and magnitude of his cares.
Their lives were ruined,he thought ruined by the fundamental error of their matrimonial union that of having based a permanent contract on a temporary feeling . . .
The agony of my feelings allowed me no respite no incident occurred from which my rage and misery could not extract its food . . .
Even grief sobbed itself out in time only Time was good for sorrow--Time who saw the passing of each mood, each emotion in turn Time the layer-to-rest.
A crowd, proportionately to its size, magnifies all that in its units pertains to the emotions, and diminishes all that in them pertains to thought.
What did she feel Did she love him, or did she feel nothing at all for him or for any other man, being, as she had said that afternoon, free, like the wind or the sea
Laughter and tears are meant to turn the wheels of the same machinery of sensibility one is wind-power, and the other water-power that is all.
. . . her heart lived in no cherished secrets of its own, but in feelings which it longed to share with all the world.
It is in the nature of all passionate and uncontrolled emotion to prey upon and weaken the forces of reflective power, as much as it is in the nature of controlled emotion to strengthen them.
For it is the mind which creates the world about us, and, even though we stand side by side in the same meadow, my eyes will never see what is beheld by yours, my heart will never stir to the emotions with which yours is touched.
We live in deeds, not years in thoughts, not breathsIn feelings, not in figures on a dial.
It's not sissy to show your feeling.
Do not give in too much to feelings. A overly sensitive heart is an unhappy possession on this shaky earth.
Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use.
First feelings are always the most natural.
Get up from that piano. You hurtin' its feelings.
Exhilaration that feeling you get just after a great idea hits you, and before you realize what's wrong with it.
Feeling good about government is like looking on the bright side of any catastrophe. When you quit looking on the bright side, thecatastrophe is still there.
I don't believe that life is supposed to make you feel good, or make you feel miserable either. Life is just supposed to make you feel.
When late morning rolls around and you're feeling a bit out of sorts, don't worry you're probably just a little eleven o'clockish.
A man who will not lie to a woman has very little consideration for her feelings.
Our feelings are our most genuine paths to knowledge.
Action and feeling go together and by regulating the action which is under the more direct control of the will, we can regulate the feeling, which is not.