It is not known precisely where angels dwell-whether in the air, the void, or the planets. It has not been God's pleasure that we should be informed of their abode.
If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship, we must love friends for their sake rather than for our own.
Honesty rare as a man without self-pity, kinders as large and plain as a prairie wind.
It is not strange ... to mistake change for progress.
This is Chris-in-the-Morning with the weather and time--24 hours later than it was yesterday and cold.
The person who knows how to laugh at himself will never cease to be amused.
From the moment I picked up your book until I laid it down, I was convulsed with laughter. Some day I intend reading it.
Anger will never disappear so long as thoughts of resentment are cherished in the mind. Anger will disappear just as soon as thoughts of resentment are forgotten.
Imitation is the sincerest of flattery.
What we imagine is order is merely the prevailing form of chaos.
A path is only a path, and there is no affront, to oneself or to others, in dropping it if that is what your heart tells you. Look at every path closely and deliberately. Try it as many times as you think necessary. Then ask yourself alone, one question. Does this path have a heart If it does, the path is good if it doesn't it is of no use.
This great misfortune - to be incapable of solitude.
Ability will never catch up with the demand for it.
Everyone gets their rough day. No one gets a free ride. Today so far, I had a good day. I got a dial tone.
Thought is the fountain of speech.
Count your life by smiles, not tears. Count your age by friends, not years.
History's lessons are no more enlightening than the wisdom of those who interpret them.
Perception is strong and sight weak. In strategy it is important to see distant things as if they were close and to take a distanced view of close things.
I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable ... but through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing.
Keep true to the dreams of thy youth.