Be curious, not judgmental.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
We need more light about each other. Light creates understanding, understanding creates love, love creates patience, and patience creates unity.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
It's nice to have a lot of money, but you know, you don't want to keep it around forever. I prefer buying things. Otherwise, it's a little like saving sex for your old age.
Humility is attentive patience.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
If money help a man to do good to others, it is of some value; but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but scattered along life's pathway, the good they do is inconceivable.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
He has a brilliant mind until he makes it up.
He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty.
You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
There was a time, when I blamed my companion if his religion did not resemble mine. Now, however, my heart accepts every form....Love alone is my religion.
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.