It is little men know of women; their smiles and their tears alike are seldom what they seem.
More Quotes By Amelia Barr
All changes are more or less tinged with melancholy, for what we are leaving behind is part of ourselves.Amelia Barr
The great difference between voyages rests not with the ships, but with the people you meet on them.Amelia Barr
But the lover’s power is the poet’s power. He can make love from all the common strings with which this world is strung.Amelia Barr
Events that are predestined require but little management. They manage themselves. They slip into place while we sleep, and suddenly we are aware that the thing we fear to attempt, is already accomplished.Amelia Barr
This world is run with far too tight a rein for luck to interfere. Fortune sells her wares; she never gives them. In some form or other, we pay for her favors; or we go empty away.Amelia Barr
That is the great mistake about the affections. It is not the rise and fall of empires, the birth and death of kings, or the marching of armies that move them most. When they answer from their depths, it is to the domestic joys and tragedies of life.Amelia Barr