It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them.
More quotes by Mark Twain
A powerful agent is the right word. Whenever we come upon one of those intensely right words… the resulting effect is physical as well as spiritual, and electrically prompt.
More quotes about Life
Imagine what a harmonious world it could be if every single person, young and old shared just a little of what he is good at doing.
Everyone makes mistakes. The wise are not people who never make mistakes, but those who forgive themselves and learn from their mistakes.
Warm summer sun, shine kindly here. Warm southern wind, blow softly here. Green sod above, lie light, lie light. Good night, dear Heart, Good night, good night.
Success means different things in different parts of my life, but overall if I have to define ultimately what success means – the bottom line – then for me it’s if the family is healthy and happy.
We all have a social mask, right? We put it on, we go out, put our best foot forward, our best image. But behind that social mask is a personal truth, what we really, really believe about who we are and what we’re capable of.
Your manuscript is both good and original, but the part that is good is not original and the part that is original is not good.
We want to reproduce all those instruments which were prepared and used in America once upon a time.