Our difficulties of the moment must always be dealt with somehow, but our permanent difficulties are difficulties of every moment.
Quote by TS Eliot
I'm proof against that word failure. I've seen behind it. The only failure a man...
I had seen birth and death but had thought they were different.
For I have known them all already, know them all -- have known the evenings,...
Anxiety is the hand maiden of creativity
My greatest trouble is getting the curtain up and down.
I am an Anglo-Catholic in religion, a classicist in literature and a royalist in politics.
I will show you fear in a handful of dust.
The awful daring of a moment's surrender which an age of prudence can never retract.
A tradition without intelligence is not worth having.
What makes life dreary is the want of a motive.
Where is wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost...
My own experience and development deepen everyday my conviction that our moral progress may be...
To approach the stranger is to invite the unexpected, release a new force, let the...
We might remind ourselves that criticism is as inevitable as breathing, and that we should...
There are men whose presence infuses trust and reverence
For last years words belong to last years language and next years words await another...
Fear is the tax which conscience pays to guilt
The last temptation is the greatest treason: to do the right deed for the wrong...
For to tempt and to be tempted are things very nearly allied... whenever feeling has...
It is not only easier to find fault with another person than to examine one's...