Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem.
I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars.
The activist is not the man who says the river is dirty. The activist is the man who cleans up the river.
No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it's not the same river and he's not the same man.
One must be a wise reader to quote wisely and well.
Amos Bronson Alcott
The maxims of men disclose their hearts.
Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind, than in the one where they sprung up.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Bed is the poor man`s opera.
Others go to bed with their mistresses; I with my ideas.
The price of greatness is responsibility.
Most of us can read the writing on the wall; we just assume it's addressed to someone else.
A proverb is the child of experience.
A man of courage never needs weapons, but he may need bail.
History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again.
Every mile is two in winter.
Many of us spend half our time wishing for things we could have if we didn't spend half our time wishing.
No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave.
Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them.
Life ought to be a struggle of desire toward adventures whose nobility will fertilize the soul.
There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Fate is not an eagle, it creeps like a rat.
Courage is doing what you're afraid to do. There can be no courage unless you're scared.
What separates the winners from the losers is how a person reacts to each new twist of fate.
The less power a man has, the more he likes to use it
Ability will never catch up with the demand for it.
Every man thinks God is on his side. The rich and powerful know He is.