We want all our friends to tell us our bad qualities; it is only the particular ass that does so whom we can't tolerate
Quote by William James
Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any...
It is wrong always, everywhere, and for everyone, to believe anything upon insufficient evidence.
Time itself comes in drops.
The sway of alcohol over mankind is unquestionably due to its power to stimulate the...
The deepest craving of human nature is the need to be appreciated.
Old age has the last word: the purely naturalistic look at life, however enthusiastically it...
The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life...
Mankind's common instinct for reality has always held the world to be essentially a theatre...
Whenever you're in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can make the difference...
The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
The union of the mathematician with the poet, fervor with measure, passion with correctness, this...
Seek out that particular mental attribute which makes you feel most deeply and vitally alive,...
Belief creates the actual fact.
To be a real philosopher all that is necessary is to hate some one else's...
To improve the golden moment of opportunity, and catch the good that is within our...
Your hopes, dreams and aspirations are legitimate. They are trying to take you airborne, above...
I don't sing because I'm happy; I'm happy because I sing.
Pessimism leads to weakness, optimism to power.
If any organism fails to fulfill its potentialities, it becomes sick.