Be willing to have it so. Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune.
Quote by William James
William James Quotes
These then are my last words to you. Be not afraid of life. Believe that...
In the dim background of mind we know what we ought to be doing but...
A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.
Faith means belief in something concerning which doubt is theoretically possible
The god whom science recognizes must be a God of universal laws exclusively, a God...
The community stagnates without the impulse of the individual. The impulse dies away without the...
Religion is a monumental chapter in the history of human egotism.
Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.
I don't sing because I'm happy; I'm happy because I sing.
Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any...
Pessimism leads to weakness, optimism to power
The exclusive worship of the bitch-goddess Success is our national disease.
An idea, to be suggestive, must come to the individual with the force of revelation.
Action may not bring happiness but there is no happiness without action.
First, you know, a new theory is attacked as absurd; then it is admitted to...
Is life worth living? It all depends on the liver.
Compared to what we ought to be, we are half awake.
Success plus Self-esteem equals Pretensions.
There is nothing permanent except change.
The essence of our effort to see that every child has a chance must be...
The greatest crimes do not arise from a want of feeling for others but from...