If each of us were to confess his most secret desire, the one that inspires all his plans, all his actions, he would say: "I want to be praised."
Rogers sees daylight. Campbell makes daylight.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single kind act is better than a thousand head-bowings in prayer.
Much of your pain is the bitter potion by which the physician within you heals your sick self.
What obstructs the vision and is called smog in our big cities is called defining the issues in politics
Women who are confident of their abilities are more likely to succeed than those who lack confidence, even though the latter may be much more competent and talented and industrious.
Families will not be broken. Curse and expel them, send their children wandering, drown them in floods and fires, and old women will make songs of all these sorrows and sit in the porches and sing them on mild evenings.
None think the great unhappy but the great.
Learn to ... be what you are, and learn to resign with a good grace all that you are not.
Chance makes our parents, but choice makes our friends.
Better be happy than wise.
After my screen test, the director clapped his hands gleefully and yelled, "She can't talk! She can't act! She's sensational!"
All of us are watchers - of television, of time clocks, of traffic on the freeway - but few are observers. Everyone is looking, not many are seeing.
Science may have found a cure for most evils: but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all - the apathy of human beings.
I pay the School Master, but 'tis the school boys that educate my son.
The mere sense of living is joy enough.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
The heart has reasons which reason cannot understand.
People of privilege will always risk their complete destruction rather than surrender any material part of their advantage.
Remember that you are all people and that all people are you.