Alexander Smith was a Scottish poet, labelled as one of the Spasmodic School, and essayist. source
Christmas is the day that holds all time together.
Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others and the delight in the...
Trifles make up the happiness or the misery of human life.
How deeply seated in the human heart is the liking for gardens and gardening.
The saddest thing that befalls a soul is when it loses faith in God and woman.
Death is the ugly fact which Nature has to hide and she hides it well.
If you wish to make a man look noble your best course is to kill him. What...
If a politician murders his mother the first response of the press or of his opponents will likely be not that it was a terrible thing to do but rather that in a statement made six years before he had gone on record as being opposed to matricide.