The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again.
More quotes by Charles Dickens
I must be taken as I have been made. The success is not mine, the failure is not mine, but the two together make me.
[Credit is a system whereby] a person who can’t pay, gets another person who can’t pay, to guarantee that he can pay.
It is because I think so much of warm and sensitive hearts, that I would spare them from being wounded.
More quotes about Life
My meaning simply is, that whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart to do well; that whatever I have devoted myself to, I have devoted myself to completely; that in great aims and in small, I have always been thoroughly in earnest.
Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.
Giving frees us from the familiar territory of our own needs by opening our mind to the unexplained worlds occupied by the needs of others.
The smart way to keep people passive and obedient is to strictly limit the spectrum of acceptable opinion, but allow very lively debate within that spectrum.
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.