Alexander Smith Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old alexander smith quotes, alexander smith sayings, and alexander smith proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others and the delight in the recognition.     

Alexander Smith

The sea complains upon a thousand shores.     

Alexander Smith

Love is but the discovery of ourselves in another, and the delight in the recognition.     

Alexander Smith

Everything is sweetened by risk.     

Alexander Smith

The sea complains upon a thousand shores.     

Alexander Smith

Trees are your best antiques.     

Alexander Smith

How deeply seated in the human heart is the liking for gardens and gardening.     

Alexander Smith

In the entire circle of the year there are no days so delightful as those of a fine October.     

Alexander Smith

Christmas is the day that holds all time together.     

Alexander Smith

Sweet April's tears, Dead on the hem of May.     

Alexander Smith

A man doesn't plant a tree for himself. He plants it for posterity.     

Alexander Smith

Christmas is the day that holds all time together.     

Alexander Smith

Love is but the discovery of ourselves in another, and the delight in the recognition.     

Alexander Smith

An old novel has a history of its own.     

Alexander Smith

A man's real possession is his memory. In nothing else is he rich, in nothing else is he poor.     

Alexander Smith

Trifles make up the happiness or the misery of human life.     

Alexander Smith

To sit for one's portrait is like being present at one's own creation.     

Alexander Smith

It is not so much consequence what you say, as how you say it. Memorable sentences are memorable, on account of some single irradiating word.     

Alexander Smith