> Author Index > A - Authors > Sir Edwin Arnold Quotes

Sir Edwin Arnold Quotes


English poet
(1832 - 1904)

Differences of opinion give me but little concern; but it is a real pleasure to be brought into communication with any one who is in earnest, and who really looks to God's will as his standard of right and wrong, and judges of actions according to their greater or less conformity.
[Opinion]
 

If one draw near to God with praise and prayer even half a cubit foot, God will go twenty leagues to meet him.
[Prayer]
 

Lo! as the wind is, so is mortal life; a moan, a sigh, a sob, or a storm, a strife.
[Mortality]
 

Use your gifts faithfully, and they shall be enlarged; practice what you know, and you shall attain to higher knowledge.