Tragedy is restful: and the reason is that hope that foul deceitful thing has no part in it.
To say yes you have to sweat and roll up your sleeves and plunge both hands into life up to the elbows. It is easy to say no even if saying no means death.
Some men like to make a little garden out of life and walk down a path.
Our entire life – consists ultimately in accepting ourselves as we are.
One cannot weep for the entire world it is beyond human strength. One must choose.
Nothing is irreparable in politics.
Life is a wonderful thing to talk about or to read about in history books – but it is terrible when one has to live it.
Beauty is one of the rare things which does not lead to doubt of God.
Are you in earnest? Seize this very minute! Boldness has genius power and magic in it. Only engage and then the mind grows heated. Begin and then the work will be completed.
An ugly sight a man who is afraid.
We poison our lives with fear of burglary and shipwreck and ask anyone the house is never burgled and the ship never goes down.