The whole world is strewn with snares, traps, gins and pitfalls for the capture of men by women.
For the female of the species is more deadly than the male.
A good man showeth favor, and lendeth.
Wherever we are, it is but a stage on the way to somewhere else, and whatever we do, however well we do it, it is only a preparation to do something else that shall be different.
Life is very interesting, if you make mistakes.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
Here am I; send me.
Have you had a kindness shown? Pass it on; 'Twas not given for thee alone, Pass it on; Let it travel down the years, Let it wipe another's tears, Til in Heaven the deed appears - Pass it on.
Someday the sun is going to shine down on me in some faraway place.
There is no such thing as white lies; a lie is as black as a coalpit, and twice as foul.
There is very little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. The little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.
The things taught in schools and colleges are not an education, but the means of education.
All reformers are bachelors.
There is no hope but in prayer.
For what human ill does not dawn seem to be an alleviation?
You don't need endless time and perfect conditions. Do it now. Do it today. Do it for twenty minutes and watch your heart start beating.
The eyes believe themselves; the ears believe other people.
Speaking generally, punishment hardens and numbs, it produces concentration, it sharpens the consciousness of alienation, it strengthens the power of resistance.
Happiness is not a station to arrive at, but a manner of traveling.
Chance does nothing that has not been prepared beforehand.