- Fire, water, and government know nothing of mercy.
Proverb - Keyword(s): Fire , Government , Mercy
- A person should go out on the water on a fine day to a small distance from a beautiful coast, if he would see Nature really smile. Never does she look so delightful, as when the sun is brightly reflected by the water, while the waves are gently rippling, and the prospect receives life and animation from the glancing transit of an occasional row-boat, and the quieter motion of a few small vessels.
Julius Charles Hare - Keyword(s):