For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass through them they prove to be many colored lenses, which paint the world their own hue, and each shows us only what lies in its own focus.
You become what you think about all day long.
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it possesses.
The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn
Life is a series of surprises and would not be worth taking or keeping if it were not.
Tis the good reader that makes the good book.
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