A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
Any non-commissioned officer is more of an enemy to a recruit, any schoolmaster to a pupil, then they are if they were free.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
Humility is attentive patience.
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
Ah just act the way ah feel.
Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
Courage is grace under pressure.
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.
They have formed their own 4-H club - the hopeless, hysterical hypochondriacs of history.
All is mine but nothing owned, nothing owned for memory, and mine only while I look.
Dare to risk public criticism.
A person preaches well that lives well.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.