Every man who possibly can should force himself to a holiday of a full month in a year, whether he feels like taking it or not.
Quote by William James
William James Quotes
Do something everyday for no other reason than you would rather not do it, so...
Time itself comes in drops.
Act the part and you will become the part.
There is only one thing a philosopher can be relied upon to do, and that...
The ideas gained by men before they are twenty-five are practically the only ideas they...
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.
The sway of alcohol over mankind is unquestionably due to its power to stimulate the...
The prevalent fear of poverty among the educated classes is the worst moral disease from...
Why should we think upon things that are lovely? Because thinking determines life. It is...
Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
We are doomed to cling to a life even while we find it unendurable.
Truth is what works. Truth lives, in fact, for the most part on a credit...
If you want a quality, act as if you already had it.
Our esteem for facts has not neutralized in us all religiousness. It is itself almost...
We never fully grasp the import of any true statement until we have a clear...
If you believe that feeling bad or worrying long enough will change a past or...
This life is worth living, we can say, since it is what we make it.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospection.
It's the good girls who keep diaries; the bad girls never have the time.