We must never undervalue any person. The workman loves not that his work should be despised in his presence. Now… (read more)
When you encounter difficulties and contradictions, do not try to break them, but bend them with gentleness and time.
While I am busy with little things, I am not required to do greater things.
A good discourse is that from which nothing can be retrenched without cutting into the quick.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
Be who you are and be that well.
Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.
Friendships begun in this world will be taken up again, never to be broken off.