He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
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.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
Dare to risk public criticism.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.