A jug fills drop by drop.
The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
Courage is grace under pressure.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.