Age is not all decay it is the ripening the swelling of the fresh life within that withers and bursts the husk.
Attitudes are more important than facts.
How strange this fear of death is! We are never frightened at a sunset.
The principle part of faith is patience.
Forgiveness is the giving and so the receiving of life.
If instead of a gem or even a flower we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend that would be giving as the angels give.
The best preparation for the future is the present well seen to and the last duty done.
To have what we want is riches but to be able to do without is power.
When we are out of sympathy with the young then I think our work in this world is over.
The more I work with the body keeping my assumptions in a temporary state of reservation the more I appreciate and sympathize with a given disease. The body no longer appears as a sick or irrational demon but as a process with its own inner logic and wisdom.