Life is a long lesson in humility.
Quote by James M Barrie
For several days after my first book was published, I carried it about in my...
Ambition - it is the last infirmity of noble minds.
We are all of us failures, at least, the best of us are.
Let no one who loves be unhappy, even love unreturned has its rainbow.
That is ever the way. 'Tis all jealousy to the bride and good wishes to...
Do you believe in fairies? Say quick that you believe. If you believe, clap your...
The praise that comes from love does not make us vain, but more humble.
Never say goodbye because goodbye means going away and going away means forgetting.
Shall we make a new rule of life from tonight: always to try to be...
There are few more impressive sights in the world than a Scotsman on the make.
You must have been warned against letting the golden hours slip by; but some of...
We never understand how little we need in this world until we know the loss...
God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December.
To die will be an awfully big adventure.
I'm youth, I'm joy, I'm a little bird that has broken out of the egg.
If you have it [love], you don't need to have anything else. If you don't...
I know not, sir, whether Bacon wrote the works of Shakespeare, but if he did...
Strength instead of being the lusty child of passion, grows by grappling with and subduing...
Temper is a weapon that we hold by the blade.
Never ascribe to an opponent motives meaner than your own.