Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
A jug fills drop by drop.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
In ballet a complicated story is impossible to tell... we can't dance synonyms.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.