We are not the same persons this year as last; nor are those we love. It is a happy chance if we, changing, continue to love a changed person.
Quote by William Somerset Maugham
It is salutary to train oneself to be no more affected by censure than by...
Tolerance is only another name for indifference
The love that lasts the longest is the love that is never returned.
The common idea that success spoils people by making them vain, egotistic and self-complacent is...
You are not angry with people when you laugh at them. Humor teaches them tolerance.
It's no good trying to keep up old friendships. It's painful for both sides. The...
What makes old age hard to bear is not the failing of one's faculties, mental...
Perfection is a trifle dull. It is not the least of life's ironies that this,...
There are two good things in life freedom of thought and freedom of action.
There are two good things in life freedom of thought and freedom of action
If a nation values anything more than freedom, it will lose its freedom; and the...
Tolerance is another word for indifference.
If people waited to know one another before they married, the world wouldn't be so...
Imagination grows by exercise, and contrary to common belief, is more powerful in the mature...
It's a funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best,...
To write simply is as difficult as to be good
Writing is the supreme solace.
Old age has its pleasures, which, though different, are not less than the pleasures of...
The one thing that unites all human beings, regardless of age, gender, religion or ethnic...
But an old age serene and bright, and lovely as a Lapland night, shall lead...