Every path has its puddle.
Retirement: statutory senility.
The only ones among you who will be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve.
If we are ever to enjoy life, now is the time, not tomorrow or next year. ... Today should always be our most wonderful day.
A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction.
We cannot put off living until we are ready. The most salient characteristic of life is its coerciveness: it is always urgent, "here and now," without any possible postponement. Life is fired at us point-blank.
Queen Victoria - a mixture of national landlady and actress.
Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out.
The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.
Mum is the word.
Brotherhood is the very price and condition of man's survival.
Exceptional talent does not always win its reward unless favoured by exceptional circumstances.
The multitude is always in the wrong.
Every actor in his heart believes everything bad that's printed about him.
Poverty makes you sad as well as wise.
I have very strong feelings about how you lead your life. You always look ahead, you never look back.
Fare thee well! and if for ever, Still for ever, fare thee well.
The future comes one day at a time.
And now abideth faith, hope, charity, these three; but the greatest of these is charity.
Happiness lies in the consciousness we have of it.