It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult undertaking which, more than anything else, will determine its successful outcome.
Quote by William James
These then are my last words to you. Be not afraid of life. Believe that...
We don't laugh because we're happy - we're happy because we laugh.
Metaphysics means nothing but an unusually obstinate effort to think clearly.
The sovereign cure for worry is prayer.
We are doomed to cling to a life even while we find it unendurable.
A cowboy is a man with guts and a horse.
All natural goods perish. Riches take wings; fame is a breath; love is a cheat;...
Individuality is founded in feeling; and the recesses of feeling, the darker, blinder strata of...
Knowledge about life is one thing; effective occupation of a place in life, with its...
Action may not bring happiness but there is no happiness without action.
If the grace of God miraculously operates, it probably operates through the subliminal door.
An idea, to be suggestive, must come to the individual with the force of revelation.
Wisdom is learning what to overlook.
There is an organic affinity between joyousness and tenderness, and their companionship in the saintly...
Nothing is so fatiguing as the eternal hanging on of an uncompleted task.
Mankind's common instinct for reality has always held the world to be essentially a theatre...
The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.
There is but one cause of human failure. And that is man's lack of faith...
There is no more miserable human being than one in whom nothing is habitual but...
I don't sing because I'm happy; I'm happy because I sing.