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A child must feel the flush of victory and the heart-sinking of disapp...   Life
All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming.   Life
Although the world is full of suffering,it is also full of the overcom...   Life
As selfishness and complaint pervert the mind, so love with its joy cl...   Life
As the eagle was killed by the arrow winged with his own feather, so t...   Life
Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Th...   Life
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experien...   Life
College isn't the place to go for ideas.   Life
Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's ...   Death
Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, wh...   Life
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the...   Life
I can see, and that is why I can be happy, in what you call the dark, ...   Life
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the unders...   Life
I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty t...   Life
I seldom think about my limitations, and they never make me sad. Perha...   Life
Instead of comparing our lot with that of those who are more fortunate...   Life
It gives me a deep comforting sense that "things seen are temporal and...   Life
It is a terrible thing to see and have no vision.   Life
It is for us to pray not for tasks equal to our powers, but for powers...   Life
It is hard to interest those who have everything in those who have not...   Life
It is not possible for civilization to flow backwards while there is y...   Life
It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil. If...   Religion
It's wonderful to climb the liquid mountains of the sky. Behind me and...   Religion
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.   Life
Knowledge is love and light and vision.   Life
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.   Life
Life is an exciting business, and most exciting when it is lived for o...   Life
Life is either a great adventure or nothing.   Life
Literature is my Utopia. Here I am not disenfranchised. No barrier of ...   Life
Love is like a beautiful flower which I may not touch, but whose fragr...   Life
Many people know so little about what is beyond their short range of e...   Life
Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It ...   Life
My darkness has been filled with the light of intelligence, and behold...   Life
My share of the work may be limited, but the fact that it is work make...   Life
Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in ...   Life
No matter how dull, or how mean, or how wise a man is, he feels that h...   Life
No pessimist ever discovered the secret of the stars, or sailed to an ...   Life
Now is the time for all good men to come to.   Life
Once I knew only darkness and stillness... my life was without past or...   Life
One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.   Life
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done w...   Life
Science may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no reme...   Life
Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do...   Life
Smell is a potent wizard that transports you across thousands of miles...   Life
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even...   Life
The heresy of one age becomes the orthodoxy of the next.   Life
The highest result of education is tolerance.   Life
The marvelous richness of human experience would lose something of rew...   Life
The world is moved along, not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes,...   Life
To me a lush carpet of pine needles or spongy grass is more welcome th...   Nature
Toleration is the greatest gift of the mind; it requires the same effo...   Life
Unless we form the habit of going to the Bible in bright moments as we...   Life
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of r...   Life
We can do anything we want to if we stick to it long enough.   Life
We may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy fo...   Life
What a blind person needs is not a teacher but another self.   Life
What we have once enjoyed we can never lose. All that we love deeply b...   Life
When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully ...   Life
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so...   Life
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought...   Life
While they were saying among themselves it cannot be done, it was done...   Life