Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
Dare to risk public criticism.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
If you never stop when you wave goodbye you just might find, if you give it time, you will wave hello again...
The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
A good liar must have a good memory.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
Effective action is always unjust.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.