Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well as think.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Surrender is faith that the power of love can accomplish anything… even when you can not foresee the outcome.
Every one is a genius, more or less. No one is so physically sound that no part of him will be even a little unsound, and no one is so diseased but that some part of him will be healthy — so no man is so mentally and morally sound, but that he will be in part both mad and wicked; and no man is so mad and wicked but he will be sensible and honourable in part. In like manner there is no genius who is not also a fool, and no fool who is not also a genius.
It is an interesting question how far men would retain their relative rank if they were divested of their clothes.
Why is it that we rejoice at a birth and grieve at a funeral? It is because we are not the person involved.
Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change thing I can, and wisdom to know the difference.