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An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.   Art
Between richer and poorer classes in a free country a mutually respect...   Life
Could anything be more indicative of a slight but general insanity tha...   Life
Failure sometimes enlarges the spirit. You have to fall back upon huma...   Life
Institutions - government, churches, industries, and the like - have p...   Life
One should never criticize his own work except in a fresh and hopeful ...   Art
Our individual lives cannot, generally, be works of art unless the soc...   Society
Prudence and compromise are necessary means, but every man should have...   Life
So far as discipline is concerned, freedom means not its absence but t...   Life
The chief misery of the decline of the faculties, and a main cause of ...   Life
The general fact is that the most effective way of utilizing human ene...   Life
The human mind is indeed a cave swarming with strange forms of life, m...   Life
The imaginations which people have of one another are the solid facts ...   Life
The mind is not a hermit's cell, but a place of hospitality and interc...   Life
The passion of self-aggrandizement is persistent but plastic; it will ...   Life
There is hardly any one so insignificant that he does not seem imposin...   Life
There is nothing less to our credit than our neglect of the foreigner ...   Life
To cease to admire is a proof of deterioration.   Life
To have no heroes is to have no aspiration, to live on the momentum of...   Life
Unless a capacity for thinking be accompanied by a capacity for action...   Life
We are ashamed to seem evasive in the presence of a straightforward ma...   Life
We have no higher life that is really apart from other people. It is b...   Life
When one ceases from conflict, whether because he has won, because he ...   Life