Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
There is something haunting in the light of the moon; it has all the dispassionateness of a disembodied soul, and something of its inconceivable mystery.
Kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.
One can find women who have never had a love affair, but it is rare indeed to find any who have had only one.
One man who has a mind and knows it can always beat ten men who haven't and don't.
Every morning I spend fifteen minutes filling my mind full of God, and so there's no room left for worry thoughts.
There are no credentials. They do not even need a medical certificate. They need not be sound either in body or mind. They only require a certificate of birth -just to prove they are first of the litter. You would not choose a Spaniel on these principles. (On aristocracy)
What is morality but immemorial custom? Conscience is the chief of conservatives.
It is better to wear out than to rust out.
The instinct of ownership is fundamental in man's nature.
Whether women are better than men I cannot say - but I can say they are certainly no worse.
The main lesson about prayer is just this: Do it! Do it! Do it! You want to be taught to pray? My answer is: pray.
It is impossible to control creation.
The nations are as a drop of a bucket.
What a richly colored strong warm coat is woven when love is the warp and work is the woof.
To grow and know what one is growing towards-that is the source of all strength and confidence in life.
Concentration is everything. On the day I'm performing, I don't hear anything anyone says to me.
Women don't have halos built in.
Accept the place the divine providence has found for you, the society of your contemporaries, the connection of events.
It is the spur of ignorance, the consciousness of not understanding, and the curiosity about that which lies beyond that are essential to our progress.