When things are steep, remember to stay level-headed.
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The opportunity for doing mischief is found a hundred times a day, and of doing good once in a year.
How lovely the little river is, with its dark changing wavelets! It seems to me like a living companion while I wander along the bank, and listen to its low, placid voice…
If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts, but if he will content to begin with doubts, he shall end in certainties.
Men’s actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted, and who has not been the victim and slave of his action.
In your Salvation shelter I saw poverty, misery, cold and hunger. You gave them bread and treacle and dreams of heaven. I give from thirty shillings a week to twelve thousand a year. They find their own dreams; but I look after the drainage.
We all really basically have a lot of magic it’s only those of us that choose to accept it that really understand it.