The smaller the mind the greater the conceit.
Marry your son when you will, but you daughter when you can.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
Take hold lightly let go lightly. This is one of the great secrets of felicity in love.
Life is painting a picture, not doing a sum.
If you love something, let it go. If it comes back to you, its yours forever. If it dosent, then it was never meant to be.
The telephone is the greatest nuisance among conveniences, the greatest convenience among nuisances.
I do not think myself to be a worm, and a grub, grass of the field fit only to be burned, a clod, a morsel of putrid atoms that should be thrown to the dungheap, ready for the nethermost pit. Nor if I did should I therefore expect to sit with Angels and Archangels.
How much time he gains who does not look to see what his neighbor says or does or thinks, but only at what he does himself, to make it just and holy.
There is only one success ... to be able to spend your life in your own way, and not to give others absurd maddening claims upon it.