Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (August 29, 1809 – October 7, 1894) was an American physician, poet, professor, lecturer, and author. Regarded by his peers as one of the best writers of the 19th century, he is considered a member of the Fireside Poets. His most famous prose works are the "Breakfast-Table" series, which began with The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table (1858). He is also recognized as an important medical reformer.

(August 1809 – October was an American professor, lecturer, and author. Regarded by his peers as one of the best writers of the century, he is considered a member of the Fireside Poets

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. "Don't flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you to say disagreeable things to your intimates. The nearer you come into relation with a person, the more necessary do tact and courtesy become."

"Don't flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you to say disagreeable things to your intimates. The nearer you come into relation with a person, the more necessary do tact and courtesy become.

"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts." - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.

#Love is the master key that opens the gates of #happiness, of hatred, of #jealousy, and, most easily of all, the gate of fear - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

is the master key that opens the gates of of hatred, of and, most easily of all, the gate of fear - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

FREE Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr Quotes and Copywork

Oliver Wendell Holmes Quotes and Copywork

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Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness, of hatred, of jealousy, and, most easily of all, the gate of fear.Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

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Build thee more stately mansions, O my soul,      As the swift seasons roll!      Leave thy low-vaulted past!   Let each new temple, nobler than the last,   Shut thee from heaven with a dome more vast,      Till thou at length art free,   Leaving thine outgrown shell by life’s unresting sea!    (from The Chambered Nautilus by Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.)

Build thee more stately mansions, O my soul, As the swift seasons roll! Leave thy low-vaulted past! Let each new temple, nobler than the last, Shut thee from heaven with a dome more vast, Till thou at length art free, Leaving thine outgrown shell by life’s unresting sea! (from The Chambered Nautilus by Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.)

A mente que se abre a uma nova idéia jamais voltará ao seu tamanho original. —…

A mente que se abre a uma nova idéia jamais voltará ao seu tamanho original. —…

This bookmark was made in the US by an unknown manufacturer. It is made of mother-of-pearl and silver and had a red silk tassel on top. There is a photo of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. on the blade. It was most likely used as a letter opener as well.

This site contains my entire collection of antique silver bookmarks. All bookmarks are numbered and can be seen enlarged with a picture of any hallmark they may have.

"The Amen of nature is always a flower." by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. printed on high quality matte paper available in different sizes

"The Amen of nature is always a flower." by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. printed on high quality matte paper available in different sizes

Grave site for Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (1808-1894), Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Oliver Wendell Holmes - American physician, poet, professor, lecturer, and…

"I hate facts. I always say the chief end of man is to form general propositions - adding that no general proposition is worth a damn."- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. 	Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr � biography: Author Profession: Writer Nationality: American Born: August 29, 1809 Died: October 8, 1894 #Adding #Always #Chief #Damn #End #Facts #Form #General #Hate #Man #Proposition #Say #Worth

"I hate facts. I always say the chief end of man is to form general propositions - adding that no general proposition is worth a damn."- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr � biography: Author Profession: Writer Nationality: American Born: August 29, 1809 Died: October 8, 1894 #Adding #Always #Chief #Damn #End #Facts #Form #General #Hate #Man #Proposition #Say #Worth

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Illustrations by Atelier Olschinsky Title: Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Previously on Atelier Olschinsky Atley

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