The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
Life is either a great adventure or nothing.
The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched, they must be felt with the heart.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.
Love is like a beautiful flower which I may not touch, but whose fragrance makes the garden a place of delight just the same.
It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil. If they would only expend the same amount of energy loving their fellow men, the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content.
Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.
True happiness... is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Science may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all - the apathy of human beings.
What we have once enjoyed we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us.