The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
More quotes by Eleanor Roosevelt
Friendship with oneself is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
Remember always that you have not only the right to be an individual; you have an obligation to be one. You cannot make any useful contribution in life unless you do this.
More quotes about Wisdom
In conversation the game is, to say something new with old words. And you shall observe a man of the people picking his way along, step by step, using every time an old boulder, yet never setting his foot on an old place.
Be humble. It becomes a creature, a depending and borrowed being, that lives not of itself, but breathes in another’s air with another’s breath, and is accountable for every moment of time and can call nothing its own, but is absolutely a tenant at will of the great Lord of heaven and earth.
Piety practiced in solitude, like the flower that blooms in the desert, may give its fragrance to the winds of heaven, and delight those unbodied spirits that survey the works of God and the actions of men; but it bestows no assistance upon earthly beings, and however free from taints of impurity, yet wants the sacred splendor of beneficence.
Well, dearie, men have to do some awfully mean things to keep up their respectability. But you can’t blame them for that, can you?
In fine, he that is drunk is not a Man: Because he is so long void of Reason, that distinguishes a Man from a Beast.