It is only by risking our persons from one hour to another that we live at all.
Quote by William James
There is an organic affinity between joyousness and tenderness, and their companionship in the saintly...
Human beings are born into this little span of life of which the best thing...
Why should we think upon things that are lovely? Because thinking determines life. It is...
The exclusive worship of the bitch-goddess Success is our national disease.
The minute a man ceases to grow, no matter what his years, that minute he...
The greatest discovery of any generation is that a human being can alter his life...
We never fully grasp the import of any true statement until we have a clear...
Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
Compared to what we ought to be, we are only half - awake. We are...
To change ones life: Start immediately. Do it flamboyantly.
A man has as many social selves as there are individuals who recognize him.
Religious awe is the same organic thrill which we feel in a forest at twilight,...
Success or failure depends more upon attitude than upon capacity successful men act as though...
In business for yourself, not by yourself.
The essence of genius is to know what to overlook.
An idea, to be suggestive, must come to the individual with the force of revelation.
We are doomed to cling to a life even while we find it unendurable.
Action seems to follow feeling, but really action and feeling go together; and by regulating...
To study the abnormal is the best way of understanding the normal.
The god whom science recognizes must be a God of universal laws exclusively, a God...