Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; fools because they have to say something.
We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
Only the dead have seen the end of war.
The price good men pay for indifference to public affairs is to be ruled by evil men.
The spiritual eyesight improves as the physical eyesight declines.
At the touch of love, everyone becomes a poet.
A boy is, of all wild beasts, the most difficult to manage.
Of all animals, the boy is the most unmanageable.
Each man is capable of doing one thing well. If he attempts several, he will fail to achieve distinction in any.
Courage is knowing what not to fear.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
All learning has an emotional base.
To be is to do.
The man who makes everything that leads to happiness depend upon himself, and not upon other men, has adopted the very best plan for living happily.
Love - a grave mental disease.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.
Wealth ... and poverty: the one is the parent of luxury and indolence, and the other of meanness and vicious-ness, and both of discontent.
Necessity, who is the mother of our invention.