It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
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.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
A stale article, if you dip it in a good, warm, sunny smile, will go off better than a fresh one that you've scowled upon.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
What is to give light must endure burning.
Each soul is potentially divine.
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.