The cloud is free only to go with the wind. The rain is free only in falling.
We can't become what we need to be by remaining what we are.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.