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A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.
Having had to encounter single-handed during his period of eclipse many physical dangers, he was well aware of the most dangerous element common to them all: of the crushing, paralysing sense of human littleness, which is what really defeats a human struggling with natural forces, alone, far from the eyes of his fellows.
Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.
Where you tend a rose, my lad, a thistle may not grow.
Everything that can be invented has been invented.
What a beautiful fix we are in now; peace has been declared.
Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.
Love conquers all things; let us too surrender to Love.
There is no greater mistake than the hasty conclusion that opinions are worthless because they are badly argued.
Once harm has been done, even a fool understands it.
The undertaking of a new action brings new strength.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
Lost wealth may be replaced by industry, lost knowledge by study, lost health by temperance or medicine, but lost time is gone forever.
The secret of Happiness is Freedom, and the secret of Freedom, Courage.
He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he who does not ask remains a fool forever.
All growth is a leap in the dark, a spontaneous unpremeditated act without the benefit of experience.
Some men are born mediocre, some men achieve mediocrity, and some men have mediocrity thrust upon them.
You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war.
Thoughts lead on to purposes; purposes go forth in action; actions form habits; habits decide character; and character fixes our destiny.
Take your life in your own hands and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame.
We did not change as we grew older; we just became more clearly ourselves.
The truth is easiest to disprove - its defenses are down.
Seek not to follow in the footsteps of men of old; seek what they sought.
Never grow a wishbone, daughter, where your backbone ought to be.
Now hatred is by far the longest pleasure; Men love in haste, but they detest at leisure.
Cheerfulness greases the axles of the world.
I venture to suggest that patriotism is not a short and frenzied outburst of emotion but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime.
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When all you can feel are the shadows, turn your face towards the sun.
I think there is a choice possible to us at any moment, as long as we live. But there is no sacrifice. There is a choice, and the rest falls away. Second choice does not exist. Beware of those who talk about sacrifice.
In adversity remember to keep an even mind.